Shepherd’s Brass Band Concert

While my thinking about thanks at the end of the concert on Saturday my thoughts turned to all the participants from our group who we have helped send and all the different events which have been organized to support them.  Concerts like this one, cake stalls, the Fair, sponsored white water rafting is one I[…]

Check out Jeff’s new outfit!

We’re super proud of Jeff’s new outfit, we think our minibus is looking great! Don’t forget to give us a wave if you see us out and about on an adventure. To find out more about our new minibus then check out our page on #ProjectVroom!

Roadworks at Tadcaster Road Junction

  Road users warned of delays as busy Tadcaster Road junction gets upgrade City of York Council is warning of severe disruption as it replaces ageing and unreliable traffic lights at the junction of Tadcaster Road and St Helen’s Road from Monday (30 April). The work is expected to last up to six weeks, and will[…]

Cubs Pack in the Fun!

A great start to 2018 for Cubs. This term has started well: All three Cub packs have been working on parts of the Scientist badge, which has been great fun learning about density and simple chemistry, no Cubs were permanently died with food colouring during these fun experiments!!  We also took part in the Cubs[…]

Beavers Walk for Water

On Saturday 17th March all Dringhouses Beavers are invited to take part in a sponsored river walk as part of the scouting ‘A million hands project’. Scouts are working nationally in partnership with various organisations to support them and take action. This includes the following 4 areas:  Dementia (Alzheimer’s society); Disability (Guide dogs and Leonard Cheshire Disability); Mental Wellbeing (Mind)[…]

The 4 Week Challenge

Would you like to… • Spend some quality time with your child? • Develop your own skills? • Have fun and rediscover adventure? • Give something back to the community?  Why not try some of the fun and adventure of Scouting for yourself? We’re now inviting parents to come along to Scouts for four weeks.[…]

The Co-op Way

We are delighted to day that we have picked as one of the Co-op’s local charities and will be supporting us through their Community Fund. As a Co-op member, you can donate 1% of everything you spend on selected Co-op branded products and services from Co-op Group businesses, including their food stores and funeral homes, to[…]

THANK YOU!

A huge Thank You to everyone that supported our Project in the Aviva Community Fund. We have been blown away by your votes and we finished up with 2856! The top two projects from each category will go forward to final, where they will be judge by a panel of Aviva employees, customers and Financial[…]

Funding Success!

DRINGHOUSES SCOUTS PREPARED FOR MORE ADVENTURE! Young people at Dringhouses (PC) Scout Group are ready for even more fun and adventure thanks to support from The Dringhouses and Woodthorpe Ward Committee. At Dringhouses Scout Group there are over 240 six to 18 year-olds that enjoy fun and challenging activities, unique experiences, everyday adventure and the[…]