Damboree in the News!

7th Preston Beaver Colony managed to get themselves, and Damboree, in the local news! The Lancashire Post, part of the Johnston Publishing local newspaper network. reported on the 7th Preston's Damboree camp at Waddecar Scout Activity Centre earlier in April. Link to News Article Getting news coverage for Damboree was so for down our wish … Continue reading Damboree in the News!

Additional Damboree Dates Added!

We've been told by those we speak to in hushed conversations, whilst beavers are asleep that some Colonies aren't participating in Damboree because they cannot arrange a camp for the weekend of 23/24th June 2018. This is a big shame, because it means we've not managed the communications properly, or our message is missing in … Continue reading Additional Damboree Dates Added!

Ramping up and Going for Gold!

We'll also be sorting out a Hall of Fame in the coming weeks, recording for posterity those wonderful leaders, supportive groups, supporting District Commissioners, and the Nights Away Assessors who give up their time for a cup of tea, a biccie, and the all important assessment. So, the Damboree events are starting to come thick … Continue reading Ramping up and Going for Gold!

We GOT ONE!!!!!

In the famous words of Janine Melnitz from the original Ghostbusters movie.....WE GOT ONE!!! (if you are under 30, ask your parents....) Yes, we have had the first Damboree event down at Ferny Croft Scout Activity Centre, when I say WE, I mean the 1st Dorcan Beavers who held their camp over the Easter weekend. … Continue reading We GOT ONE!!!!!