Annual General Meeting

posted 27 Apr 2018, 05:54 by Stu Bennett   [ updated 27 Apr 2018, 05:57 by Blyth Valley District Scouts ]

Blyth Valley Gang Show

posted 6 Sep 2017, 09:24 by Stu Bennett

Rehearsals for Blyth Valley Gang Show re-start on Sunday 10th September 10.00am - 3.00pm at 2nd Cramlington HQ. Full uniform is required. If you have anyone in your groups that have not been to any rehearsals but still want to do the show, it's not too late, they will be more than welcome to come along to rehearsals and join in the fun!

Tickets are also now on sale for the show! Find out more and how to book at

Blyth Valley Gang Show 2017

posted 31 May 2017, 03:45 by Stu Bennett

The first rehearsal for Blyth Valley Gang Show 2017 takes place on Sunday 4th June from 10.00am till 2.00pm at 2nd Cramlington HQ. 

If you fancy taking to the stage and performing in the show come along and find out what's it all about! Uniform to be worn for the first rehearsal.

Address: 2nd Cramlington Scout Group, Armstrong Hall, Anne Welfare Playing Fields, Cramlington, NE23 6XA

Contact: Robbie Leese -

St George's Day Awards

posted 2 May 2017, 12:54 by Stu Bennett

Image may contain: 5 people, people smiling, people standingCongratulations to those from our District who received awards at the County St George's Day Award Presentations last week at Morpeth Town Hall

Di Middleton - Silver Wolf
Christine Thompson - Award for Merit
Susan Ford - Award for Merit
Paul Sproat - Chief Scout’s Commendation for Good Service
Stu Bennett - Chief Scout’s Commendation for Good Service
Mick Blewitt - Chief Scout’s Commendation for Good Service

District AGM 2017

posted 2 May 2017, 12:45 by Stu Bennett

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District St George's Day Service

posted 3 Apr 2017, 07:37 by Stu Bennett

This years District St George's Day Service will be held on Sunday 23rd April 2017 at2.00pm. This will be held at Blyth Central Methodist Church, Beaconsfield Street, Blyth, NE24 2DPFlags are to be brought and decorations are to be worn. We hope to see as many people there as possible.

Selby Wood Work Weekend

posted 1 Mar 2017, 10:38 by Stu Bennett

There's a work weekend at Selby Wood Scout Campsite on Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th March, from 10am till 4pm. We would love a hand to help get the site ready and prepared for the upcoming camping season for our young people to have amazing adventures.

Can you spare a few hours to help? Jobs available for everyone, big and small. If you've never been to the site before, it's a great opportunity to look around and give us a helping hand at the same time!

Email Shaun Barkley on to confirm.

Come and join the celebrations at our District Carol Service

posted 24 Nov 2016, 09:23 by Stu Bennett

Blyth Valley Scout District

Come and join the celebrations at our District Carol Service

St. Nicholas Church, Cramlington - Tuesday 6th December 2016 

To all Groups and Guests,

On behalf of the District Team, 2nd Cramlington Scout Group would like to invite you all to this Year’s Candle Light Carol Service, details are as shown above.

We would like the Groups to arrive at 6.30pm. and would request that you arrive no earlier than this in order to allow us time to set up the Church for the service.

As usual parents, brothers and sisters as well as grandparents and other family are warmly welcome, but could you request that they take their seats at the back of the church to allow Groups to occupy the front seats.

There will be an exit collection as in previous years which will go to the Church for whatever charity they wish to support.

Following discussions with the District Commissioners we would also like the young people to bring an item or items of food (see attached list) which will be distributed to one of the homeless charities in the wider area, this will not only help the homeless but will also remind our young people that Christmas is a time for giving and also a time to remember those less fortunate than themselves.

As this year is the Cub Scout’s Centenary we thought it would be appropriate that each pack attending choose one of their Cub Scouts to carry a candle, (which we will provide), down to the Altar at the beginning of the service.

We are asking that the Beaver Scouts each bring a Christingle with them, the remainder of the congregation will be provided with candles as usual and we will be looking into the problems that can be encountered with the drip cards. It has been suggested that the youngsters bring a glove to protect their hands from the hot wax.

Following the Service there will be the usual refreshments in the Church Hall and we will endeavour to finish circa 8.00pm. We hope to see you all there on the 6th, but for those who are unable to attend may I, on behalf of the 2nd Cramlington Scout Group, wish you a peaceful and happy Christmas and a prosperous New Year.

Yours in Scouting,

Dave McClen (GSL)
2nd Cramlington Scout Group

Queen Scout Award presentation

posted 8 Nov 2016, 05:55 by Stu Bennett   [ updated 8 Nov 2016, 05:56 ]

One of our Network members Kirsty is presenting her Queen Scout Award presentation this Friday 11th November at Seghill Scout Centre, Front Street, Seghil. Starting at 7pm are all welcome to hear how she completed the different elements of the award.

If your an explorer/network member thinking of completing the award, it's a great opportunity to find out what it's all about and hear from someone who's experienced it first hand.

Fireworks Spectacular!

posted 4 Nov 2016, 06:55 by Stu Bennett

2nd Cramlington Scout Group are hosting an even bigger and better FREE fireworks display on Saturday 5th November at their Scout Hut, Ann Welfare, High Pit Road, Cramlington.

There will be improved access to catering stalls which will open from 6pm with the fireworks display starting at 7pm. Come along and enjoy fresh homemade soup, top quality hot dogs and hot drinks.

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