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9 Apr 2023

We have had many concerned parents and locals contact us regarding the advertised sale of St. Michaels Church Hall at 192 Boldmere Road, Sutton Coldfield, B73 5UE.We would like to clarify that the sale of the Church Hall definitely does not include the 1st Scout Den.

The Church Hall belongs to the Church but the 1st Scout Den belongs to …

1st Scouts – Covid-19 Closures

17 Mar 2020

Dear Parents/Guardians,

1st Sutton Coldfield Scout Group have received the following advice from the Scout Association.  

“Late on Monday afternoon, the Prime Minister has said that everyone in the UK should now avoid non-essential travel and contact with others.

Suspension of face-to-face activities

Given this guidance, all face-to-face Scout meetings, activities and events must be suspended from today, Tuesday, 17 March 2020. This …

SCW District Shooting Competition 2108

14 Dec 2018

I would like to thank those Leaders who came along to helprun the SCW District Shooting Competition 2018 especially Julie, Simon and Rob.

We had a great turnout despite the change of venue with more
Scouts and Explorers taking part this year than last year.

Both the Scouts and Explorer competitions were dominated by 1st Scouts and Explorers who took all but one …

Remembrance Sunday Parade 2018

11 Nov 2018

We had an exceptional turnout for the 100 year centenary Remembrance Sunday Parade 2018.
The 1st Scouts, Cubs and Beavers gathered with the Guides, Brownies and Rainbows to march from our Scout Den to St Michaels Church for the Parade.
Here are some photos taken on the day.

1st Scouts Laser Tag 2018

27 Oct 2018

We took at trip out of the Den this week for a session of Laser Tag at Teamworks Karting in Digbeth.
We booked the whole place to ourselves and a great time was had by everyone.
Here are a few photos taken on the night.

1st Scouts Archery Practice Oct 18

27 Oct 2018

A night of Archery Practice at the 1st Scout Den…

1st Scouts Air Rifle Shooting Practice Oct 18

27 Oct 2018

A night of Air Rifle Shooting Practice at the 1st Scout Den…

1st Scouts New Term Starts Autumn 2018

21 Sep 2018

1st Scouts hit the ground running with a game of street hockey at the 1st Scout Den.

SCW District Scouts Raft Race 2018

30 Jun 2018

1st Scouts took part in the 2018 District raft race held at Powell’s Pool – Boldmere Gate, Sutton Park today Sat 30th June. We had virtually a new team this year with many being Cubs who have just moved up to Scouts recently. Despite the youth of our team they preformed extremely well for their first attempt finishing the race …