News

15 Apr 2018

What a brilliant weekend the team had – the best ever results for Surrey in this national competition! Surrey came 3rd overall (Bronze) with Gold going to Cheshire and Silver to Greater Manchester West. In the two separate disciplines Surrey came 2nd overall in 10 m pistol and 3rd overall in 10 m standing rifle. Charlotte from 1st Byfleet was one of the five members of the Surrey team from Woking Explorers and Scouts.

24 Mar 2018

We had an evening of investitures by torchlight on Horsell Common this week. Also, Liz Pocknell (DC) was there to present Leader Bobby’s Bar to the Award for Merit. Well done everyone!

22 Dec 2017

Literally hundreds of badges were awarded at the Puma Troop Presentation Evening; well done to all the Scouts. The Cooking Competition Winner, Puma Troop Scout of the Year and Chief Scout’s Gold Awards were presented too. Also, the Matthew Hackney Foundation was presented with money the scouts have recently raised. Well done all.

29 Nov 2017

Mr & Mrs Newland kindly came down to the scout hut to show Puma Troop how to cook Mexican fajitas. The Scouts chopped and cooked the ingredients and then sat down at their decorated tables to enjoy their fajitas. Yum Yum!

20 Nov 2017

The SPLs/APLs and 2 other Scouts joined the leaders in giving away the lovely decorated Gingerbread Biscuits and either Hot Chocolate or Tea/Coffee for a charitable donation.
Lots of local residents came over to support the 1st Byfleet Scout Group Stall, and commented on how well the Gingerbread Biscuits were decorated.
This was the first time we had a stall at the Grand Unveiling of the Byfleet Christmas Lights and hope to do the same again next year.

14 Nov 2017

Puma Troop decorated 140 home-made gingerbread biscuits this Monday night. They are hoping to exchange them for a charitable donation at the Magical Byfleet Christmas Lights Illuminations on Thursday 16th December. All are welcome to come along and meet some of the Troop and Leaders for a hot chocolate and a delicious gingerbread biscuit.

1 Nov 2017

Following on from ‘restart a heart day’ 1st Byfleet Scout Puma Troop had the pleasure of a Queen Scout turned Paramedic Katie Stevenson. They learned DR S ABC and the basic everyday first aid that would be invaluable in most situations.

25 Oct 2017

Monday 16th October was Restart a Heart Day.
It is a yearly day of action across Europe with the aim to teach vital life saving cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills to as many people as possible.
1st Byfleet Puma troop took action and learnt the technique to help save a life through Videos, Resuscitation Annies and Practice.