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Himalayan Balsam Pulling

28 Jun 2013

Last evening we went Himalayan Balsam pulling at a farm in Newbridge, despite the wet weather. A good sized group turned up, kitted out with waterproofs, gloves and wellies ready for action. We were working in partnership with the Hampshire and Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust and were told all about the weed and how it effects our local environment. …

Can you help…….

25 Jun 2013

Pulborough Trophy

25 Jun 2013

Well done to our two teams who took part in the Pulborough Trophy camping competition last weekend.  The “I See Green Men” and “Purple People Eaters” did the Troop proud.  Out of 12 Patrols entered, ISGM came 6th and PPE came 8th – and PPE won the Iain Grainger Trophy!  Congratulations!
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Calshot Flyers – windsurfing fun!

19 Jun 2013

For the Adventure Challenge the Scouts have to take part in a new adventurous activity.  12 Scouts went out to visit Calshot Flyers windsurfing club on a lovely June evening to try something new!  A great evening was had by all, the smiles all round and the “can we do it again” said it all!  Thank you so much to …

Wet & Wild!

17 Jun 2013

One of our Scouts recently took part in the District Paddlepower Kayak Course – loads of fun was had by all and a badge gained!
The course organiser said:

Seven Scouts completed the BCU Paddlepower Passport course yesterday having taken part in a number of canoe sessions at Lakeside. As such they have gained the Scout Paddle Sports Badge which has been …

Be Prepared!

12 Jun 2013

3rd Romsey Scout Troop is now an accident free zone!  How do we know?  We’re all trained up to cope with minor injuries – and we all know that when you are prepared, nothing happens!
Thanks to the two lovely Red Cross trainers who did their best with our Scouts!  A good evening was had by all – and all who …

Birthday badges – who will you pick?

9 Jun 2013

Every year, we celebrate Scouting’s birthday on 1 August by awarding an honorary Scout Activity Badge to public figures for a notable achievement. You can now vote on the 2013 shortlist, which includes nominees Russell Howard (Entertainer badge), Mo Farah (Athletics badge) and Sir Bradley Wiggins (Cyclist badge). Vote now and have your say

Elements Camp

7 Jun 2013

The District Elements camp went very well, and they had really decent weather!  If you’d like to see some of the fun they had go to
Randell – the Leader in charge of the Fire sub-camp where Abi & Charlie stayed said:
“Charles and Abbie were a credit to your Troop – they mixed-in well and joined in willingly when there was …


7 Jun 2013

Welcome to our new Scouts – we hope you enjoy your time with us!
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