Welcome to Axe Scout District

Axe District includes Weston-super-Mare, Wick St Lawrence, Congresbury, Wrington, Blagdon, Churchill, Sandford, Winscombe, Banwell, Locking, Uphill and everything in between.

Each week over 1400 young people aged 6–25 enjoy an active programme in one of our 18 groups, our Explorer Scout Units or with our Scout Network.

As well as the weekly meetings groups take part in a number of fun and exciting events. Recent events have included archery, climbing, hill walking, canoeing, camping, paintballing, zip wires, go karting – in fact you name it and we’ve probably done it.

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News

Ministry of Science Group Offer

Great news for Beavers, Cubs and Scouts! Weston Playhouse are offering us a group discount on tickets to see Ministry Of Science to find out more about the show see the link below. Tickets are normally £14 per person. The playhouse will offer tickets at the reduced rate of £9 per person on groups of 10…

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Dartmoor Walk – Feb 2018

A group of Congresbury Scouts and Spartans Explorers set out on a bright February winters day to explore a little bit of Dartmoor. Setting out from South Zeal we perambulated around Cosdon Hill looking for various bronze age settlements, stone rows and circles that were marked on the map. Finally, up onto the summit of…

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Dundry Village Hall for Rent

DUNDRY VILLAGE HALL CRABTREE LANE DUNDRY BS41 8LN   The hall, playing field, and childrens playground are available for rent for weekend stays. This hall could be a great space for Sections to have their sleepovers. Hall Hire Availability – http://www.dundry.org.uk/village_hall_availability.php Get in touch with Jane Pellowe if you would like more information. jrpellowe@gmail.com http://www.dundry.org.uk/village_hall_overview.php  

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Yeo Explorers Race Night

Yeo Explorers are holding a fundraising Race Night on 17th March at Barley Wood YMCA in Wrington if anyone would like to attend there are tickets available from either Jo Sinclair or Dave Thorneywork at the following emails Jo Sinclair At josinclair@tiscali.co.uk or Dave Thorneywork At dthorneywork@gmail.com

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Circus Activities

We would like to introduce you to Shooting Stars Circus Skills who offer Beavers, Cubs & Scout units the chance to enjoy the fun and excitement of a circus skills evening at a special discounted rate. Whether you want to work on the Circus Activity Badge or just have a fun and creative evening, Shooting…

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Scouts Sleeping Rough for Charity

On Friday 17th November eleven brave Scouts and two Leaders of 1st Blagdon brought their cardboard boxes to Blagdon Baptist Church garden and constructed sleeping places with sleeping bags and bits of plastic.  After the visit of a ‘charity soup kitchen’ provided by Scouts not able to sleep out, they settled down to a night…

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