COVID-19 Update

Due to the current situation, all Scouting activities have been suspended until at least the end of July. This obviously includes all of the section meetings, camps and events that we at 1st Drayton were involved in or had arranged. It has been decided that the Hallowtree Camp in August will also be postponed and we are looking to rearrange it for August 2021. We are aware that many of our young people will be disappointed (as we are) that we have had to cease our scouting but there is nothing that we can do about things at this time. We will be looking to possibly organise some ‘on-line...
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Covid 19 Response

Dear all, With the government advice to avoid all unnecessary social contact, and with two of our leaders self isolating, we have taken the decision to cancel Scouts until these restrictions have been lifted. This will hopefully mean only a postponement until after Easter but we will confirm once we have more information. Please share this information with your fellow scouts once you read it and check back every few weeks for updates. The situation regarding planned camps and trips is still under review. We are always contactable on scouts@1stdraytonscoutgroup.org.uk where Laura is prom...
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Shooting forms for TONIGHT

If in doubt, do another. It's under the "forms" section of the website. Please print and complete. If you do not have access to a printer then please bring your grown-up to sign one - don't rely on this we only have limited forms in the hut! We currently have forms on record from: EB; JT; WB; DP; JM; HM; MW; TS. If your initials aren't there and you wish to shoot you need a form. The forms for the shooting competition do not count - we need a different form for each venue!!
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Instructions and notices for tonight

1. Choose Your Own Winter Camp Make sure you come equipped tonight. You will need waterproofs, warm clothing, a torch and an extra blanket to go with your roll matt and sleeping bag. It will be cold and wet! Pick up time is 0900 on Saturday. 2. Peak District Trip 2020 Please copy and paste this link into your web browser: https://bit.ly/3chssba 3. Shooting Permission Forms It's that time of year again! Please copy and paste the link into your web browser and return the form: https://bit.ly/38e887n
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Lots of information tonight!

1. Reminder that Winter Camp is postponed from the 14th February to the 28th February. All other details remain the same! please confirm with Laura via email your intention to camp. 2. WAM 2020 will be held from 5th June to the 7th June. Price is £35. Please follow the links below for the information about WAM 2020. bit.ly/WAM-AI-2020 bit.ly/WAM-SP-2020 3. Reminder that Wales 2020 is open for scouts. We have a maximum of 6 places so bring your form back to show your intention to attend.
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Snowdonia 2020 & Winter Camp

Two events need your attention. Please copy and paste the links to view letters. 1. The Scout Troop Snowdonia Climbing & Mountaineering trip, July 2020. https://bit.ly/2OdTVjl 2. Winter Camp, Friday 14th February - Saturday 15th February. https://bit.ly/2S62bD5
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Thailand night, shooting and trips

This week we are having an international themed evening so please all try to find one unique & interesting fact about Thailand. Our district have realised that the old format for St Georges day was very boring so this year they are arranging a fun day at Bramley Lakes. Please fill out the below form and return it to us by February half term if you would like to attend. http://bit.ly/SGD-2020 Our district have also organised the annual Shooting Competition for which you need to return the following 2 forms: http://bit.ly/SC20-Act-Info http://bit.ly/SC20-P-Perm ...
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Notices Tonight

1. If you haven't already, please read the letter posted below from the 2nd December about the Group Camp at Hallowtree this summer. Deposits need to be in soon. 2. As a test to see who is looking at the website, if you have read this message please make sure you say the code word 'psychovertical' to Laura. DO NOT TELL ANY ONE ELSE ABOUT THE CODE WORD OTHERWISE THE TEST WILL BE RUINED!
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Geocaching

Please remember your phones tonight and have the Geocaching app installed and an account set up. You can either use the official app or on Android you can use c:geo.
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