Articles tagged with: jamboree

10 Aug 2011

Ethan, Tom, Josh and Simon have just returned from an action packed trip to the 22nd World Jamboree in Sweden.  The three Scouts were part of Avonsaurus Contingent made up of 36 Scouts from across Bristol and Bath.  Simon was a member of the International Staff team which helps run the camp. All of them had been selected 18 months ago and then trained for this prestigious event that is only held every four years.

They joined 4,000 other Scouts from across the UK and 34,000 others from nearly every country in …

1 Jun 2011

Over the May Bank Holiday, 25 Scouts and their Leaders from Bathampton joined 4000 other Scouts and Guides from across the Avon County for an action packed weekend of activities and fun at the Avon Jamboree which is held every four years at the Woodhouse Park, the County Camp site in Almondsbury.
The top activities were the muddy adventure course, the zorbing, shooting, archery, climbing and sub aqua! The Saturday evening was the highlight of the entertainment with a carnival complete with floats, fireworks, a silent disco and live bands.
Sunday evening saw …