Friday, March 27, 2015

New Explorer Scout Unit

Newport's NEW Explorer Scout Unit!

13.5yrs-18yrs

Wednesdays

Contact me for details... Lee Wells

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Tesco Charity Trust

Grants of between £500 and £2,500 are available to registered charities and not for profit organisations that are based in areas in the UK where Tesco has stores.

Funding is available to provide practical benefits, such as equipment and resources for projects that directly benefit either health, sustainability or opportunities for young people. Projects that may receive support include the following:

 Health:
o    Improving diets and encouraging healthy eating.
o    Involvement in sport and physical activity.

 Opportunities for young people:
o    Education and training programmes which develop key skill that prepare young people for work, no matter what career they want to pursue.
o    Support to vulnerable, disengaged groups and young people in long term unemployment.
o    Learning programmes for young people with disabilities.
o    Access to information, skills and opportunities young people need to start successful careers.

Environmental sustainability:
o    Helping people reduce the amount of food they throw away at home.
o    Helping people recycle more or save more energy or water.
o    Local eco initiatives in the community that contribute to global environmental impact.
o    Projects that encourage sustainable living.
o    Wildlife conservation projects.

The deadline for applications is 24 April 2015.


White Stuff Foundation

"Nights Away" Weekend Training # Reminder #

# CLOSING DATE FOR THIS APPLICATION IS 3RD APRIL 2015 #

Adult Leader Training
"Nights Away" Training weekend 18th & 19th April 2015
Botany Bay Activity Center

Modules 16 / 17 / 37





Monday, March 23, 2015

Rugby Offer

ScoutsWales in partnership with the Welsh Rugby Union is able to offer special price tickets for Judgement Day III on Saturday 25th April.  On the day you will have the opportunity to see not one but two great games of rugby!

All Tickets will be priced at £10 and for every 8 tickets purchased you will get 2 tickets free!

All members must wear their neckers on the day to be able to take advantage of this offer.

To book your tickets and combine it with a day out in our fantastic capital please complete and return an order form.  Cut off to order tickets is Friday 17th April.

Please note that payment must be received at the same time as the booking and more details can be found on the order form.

If you require more information please contact the ScoutsWales Office at admin@scoutswales.org.uk or telephone 01446 795277

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

A Meeting for all Beaver Leaders and Assistants

Please note all Beaver Leaders:

A Meeting for all Beaver Leaders and Assistants
Wednesday 25th March
19:00
Skip Jennings Hall


Monday, March 16, 2015

Portcullis Camp 2015 - UPDATE

  # Groups have until 31st March to book their place #

you don't have to pay for your Group straight away and you can add to the booking later but the 31st is your last chance to register as a Group

online booking here 

 

Fancy zip wiring from the trees, throwing a tomahawk axe, 

or taking on the challenge of our slippery pole? 

Portcullis is back for 2015 this May. 

If you're up for an adventure hike over to www.gwentscouts.org.uk/docs/area-events/portcullis-2015.pdf 

to find out more about this exciting event. 

Then visit http://booking.gwentscouts.org.uk to book online.


Portculliss Camp 2015
22/05/2015 - 25/05/05/2015



Scout & Guide Gang Show


NEWPORT SCOUT & GUIDE GANG SHOW

The Dolman Theatre, Kingsway, Newport

Tuesday 2nd June to Saturday 6th June 2015

at 7:15pm (Doors open 6:45pm)

Tickets:

Adult £10, Children £7.00

Early Bird prices available for Newport Groups

Ticket booking available shortly

Enquiries:  nptgangshow@gmail.com