43rd Bristol Scouts attended a Fantastic District Camp

Some scouts from the 43rd attended the annual Scout District Camp, held this year in the Mendips. They met with Scouts from several other troops throughout Cabot district whilst enjoying SUPs (paddleboarding), Gorge Walking, Abseiling and Team Building activities. They all had a great time, helped by the fantastic weather and superb organising from Alexis … Read more

43rd Bristol Scouts Create a Video Hoping to Connect with an International Scout Troop

The Scouts from the 43rd Bristol Scout Group spent the evening working on their international badge by helping to create a video highlighting some of their favourite things about UK scouting. They demonstrated some of the ceremonies, including flag break and an investiture, along with some activities and their favourite games. They would be delighted … Read more

John James Foundation award £20k towards our new Scout Community Centre

We are pleased and honoured to be able to thank the John James Foundation for awarding us a £20,000 grant towards our new Scout Community Centre project. As the Foundation so aptly says “Remembering the Past, Reaching to the Future, Giving back to Bristol.” Our new Scout Community Centre will make a big difference: to our … Read more

43rd Bristol Scout Group awarded £1000 by WHSmith Trust 

We were thrilled to hear that we have been made a £1000 grant by WHSmith Trust towards our fundraising to building a new Scout community Centre. The WHSmith Trust is an independent registered charity (registered charity no.1013782) working to support the local communities in which WHSmith staff and customers live and work. It funds employee nominated … Read more

We Love Stoke Lodge supports local Scout Group 

The 43rd Bristol Scout Group were thrilled to receive over £200 from We Love Stoke Lodge (WLSL) following their recent Christmas party held at Stoke Lodge House.    Chair of the 43rd, Charles Elderton, commented “How wonderful that the community can come together to support each other. WLSL and all of its supporters have worked … Read more

Local community comes together for annual Scout Christmas Tree Sale

The 43rd Bristol Scout Group held another very successful Christmas Tree sale on Saturday 9 December.   Despite heavy rain, our loyal and hardy local neighbours came out in force. The weather was not going to stop them buying their tree and to support the Group with its fundraising efforts. We are so very grateful … Read more