Thursday 30th April – Sports Day

Hi all,
We plan to head out this evening┬áto have the Raven Sports Day. We’ll be meeting at the normal time (which is 7pm!!!) and heading off on the bus to Newbridge House to battle against each other in a number of different sports events.

Uniform is not needed, just neckerchief and athletic wear – tracksuit and runners.
See you all later!

Well done everybody


Well done to all of the Scouts from 164th Brackenstown, the time and effort you put into representing our Group was fantastic, all the Leaders really appreciate it. A big congratulations from the Raven Troop to our fellow Scouts in the Wolf patrol who came third in the county shield competition.

Regional Shield Team – Represent!


Best of Luck to the Ravens and the Wolves who will be representing Brackenstown at the County Shield this weekend. Fingers crossed that you get great weather….. Give it socks and enjoy yourselves!!
We’ll be meeting at 10am to sort out a few bits ‘n pieces.

Gear List is below…. see you tomorrow



Gear List

  • Full uniform (on a hanger)Packing
  • Sleeping Bag
  • Ground Mat
  • Eating utensils (Plate, Bowl, Cup, Cutlery)
  • Wash Gear
  • Towel
  • Hiking boots
  • Rain gear (top and bottoms)
  • Torch (with spare batteries)
  • Warm clothing
  • Hat and gloves
  • Survival bag and whistle
  • Spare jumper
  • Personal emergency rations
  • Water bottle

If you have them:

  • Watch
  • Alarm Clock
  • First Aid Kit
  • Penknife (if allowed)

Thursday 2nd April

Hi All

Hope you have all recovered from the brilliant Group Camp last weekend.

As it is the Easter holidays we have no Troop meeting this Thursday.

Enjoy your holidays

Watch out for information about our County Shield competition team.

the Leaders