03 Aug

Hastings Gang Show 2021 Cancelled

We have been continuing to put this year's show together over the past few months and are virtually there with the majority of scripts written. Last week Sam and I met up with Sophie & Joe to

17 Jun
3rd Hastings

Keeping Hastings Tidy

The 3rd Hastings Cubs took some time out this week to help clean up the planet!  They were joined by Richard, John & Brian from “Tidy Up St Leonard’s Team”…&hell

24 Mar

New Website Approved

We have been given approval to launch a new District Website. The new website has a fresh new look and now includes an enhanced members area with features to help local leaders manage their Groups and

15 Mar

A road map for getting back together safely

Some positive news for a Monday and the start of a new month. Following the announcement from the National Youth Agency (NYA), we can confirm that Scouting in England will be moving back to the Amber

26 Feb
1st Rye

An update from Rye

We had a few face to face meetings where we enjoyed making cakes in orange skins on fires outside and had an evening of pirates and smugglers just before Christmas. Then we were back to Zooming again

18 Feb

Network Re-launch

Did you know that every 18-25 years old member of The Scout Association is automatically a member of the Scout Network? Did you know that as a young person under the age of 25 you could still complet

14 Jan

Roger Plumb Gone Home

It is with a saddened heart that I write to inform of Roger Plumb’s passing in the early hours of Wednesday 13th January. He had battled cancer for some time. Roger served Scouting in Hastings,

04 Jan
1st Brede

What's been going on in Brede

Like every group in the country, we were forced to close during our spring programme, and relocated to zoom meetings in order to justify our lofty £30 a term subs. Meeting Scouts on zoom is like

14 Dec
17th Hastings

What we have been getting up to

The 17th Hastings (Robsack Wood) Scout group was very fortunate to be able to hold some Beavers, Cubs and new Scouts section face to face meetings before the second lockdown began. Over the summer lea

13 Dec

Gareth Moore Gone Home

It is with great sadness that I write to tell you that Gareth passed awayrecently after a heroic battle with cancer. As you know Gareth recently stopped producing Tom Tom, an invaluable job he did fo

13 Dec
1st Rye

Scouting in Rye during lockdown

1st Rye Cubs zoomed throughout the lockdown following the school’s Summer Term. We planned 2 programmes in case we were allowed to return to face to face. Alas, it turned out to be just Zoom Mee

11 Dec
3rd Hastings

3rd Hastings emerging from lockdown

The 3rd Hastings, who normally meet at Silverdale have not let COVID stop them getting back to face-to-face scouting as soon at the scout association allowed. After a successful lock down where scouti

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