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Note from the GSL

13 Jun 2023

Since our last AGM (Fri 3rd February 2023) the Group has been continue working towards giving the youngsters even more variety of skills, to ensure that when they undertake activities that they find it exciting, fun and most of all SAFE.

Indoor Activity: Badge work, starting new skills, Craft work.

Outside Activities: District Camp, Scout Camps, Hikes, Kayaking / Canoeing, craft skills, visits.

Helping our Sections achieve Bronze, Silver, Gold Awards heading Explorers and young Leaders..

The months of July / August is the time for planning the Section programme needed for Autumn and …

Horse Race Night

26 Mar 2023

Many thanks to all those who attended our Horse Racing nIght on 26th March. We raised over £440 for Group Funds. A great result and a good evening for all those who attended.

Also many thanks to our supporters who donated prizes for the races. These include:

Churchills Club, Eastleigh – Meal Voucher

Eastleigh Football – 2 sets of 4 tickets for the Solihull Moors game

Golden Gecko – Family voucher for climbing

Kevin Taylor

Subscriptions 2023/2024

25 Mar 2023

The Group budget for the coming financial year has been agreed and this includes setting the level for subscriptions. We have managed to keep subscriptions for each member at £30 per term.  Subscriptions are due at the start of each term, on the following dates:

17th April

4th September

2nd January

Please set up a standing order for these dates or use a bank transfer into the Group’s bank account:

Horse Race Night

25 Mar 2023

A quick reminder that the next fundraising event is our popular Horse Race Night, 25th March 23. Doors open at 7.00pm.

No horse racing knowledge required. Fun for all the family.

Bar, food and raffle.

Christmas Bazaar – November 2022

14 Oct 2022

Our Chrsitmas Bazaar will be held on November 25th. Doors open at 6.30pm.

Lots of Christmas things to do. See Father Christmas visit Christmas Stalls. Tombola. Food – burger and chips, sausage and chips. This event is open to all.

Quiz Night – 22nd October 2022

14 Oct 2022

Our next fundraising event is our ever popular quiz night. Specially selected questions for non quiz experts, and a few harder ones.

Fun for all the family with childrens games and music in the upstairs hall and the quiz downstairs.

Bar from 7.00pm, quiz starts about 7.30pm.

Any questions send an email: admin@1steastleighscouts.org.uk

Hog Roast

20 Apr 2022

A date has been set for our main fundraising eveny of the year, 23rd July 2022. A return after missing the last two years.

A great day for all the family and friends.

Horse Race Night

20 Apr 2022

The Group fundraising team are organising a Horse Race evening on the 11th June 2022. All are welcome a great, fun evening for families and friends.

COVID Guidance for Parents

25 Oct 2021

Following the change to the COVID Guidance in England the Scout Association has reviewed its risk assessment and we have been able to return to normal meetings.

They have published guidance for Parents which can be found here.

Christmas Bazaar 2021

25 Oct 2021

We have decided that we won’t arrange our normal Christmas Bazaar this year. Hopefully we can do this next year.