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Hungary Essential Information

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Hungary 2018 The big announcement has been made, we are going to Hungary in 2018. Here’s all you need to know about the greatest Explorer Scout Unit’s next international adventure… Where? We will be taking our Explorers on a 15-day trip with the first 10 days of our expedition spent in a large rented house on […]

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Boxing

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This week K2 tried their hand at boxing. We visited Buckley Boxing club, where we were very warmly welcomed & took part in their regular training session. Explorers were able to practice various boxing skills, join in with some circuit training and test their newly found skills against one of the trainers in the ring.

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Car Boot & Recycling Weekend

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This weekend is a big fundraising opportunity for our Explorers and Leaders going to the Czech Republic this summer! We’re collecting clothes, jewellery, mobile phones and foreign currency for recycling; as well as any other items for a car boot. All we need you to do it let us know if you’ve got something for […]

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Gladstonbury 2016

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Bookings now open, Gladstonbury North Wales Explorer Camp, 8th July till 10th July. £45, food included @ Gladstonbury camp site, Hawarden. Check out the Camp info – http://clwydscouts.org.uk/2016/01/gladstonbury-is-back-2/ Click here for the booking form – Book by 2nd May Please ask if you want more details. Deposit of £25 needed asap.

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33rd River Wye Canoe Cruise

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Bookings now open, Wye Cruise 29th April till 2nd May. £55 Travel and Food included. Click here for the Wye Cruise booking form Check out the website for more details. http://www.scoutscymru.org.uk/e…/33rd-river-wye-canoe-cruise 3 day canoe cruise – great fun, please ask for more info if you’re interested. Many of the Explorers have already been.

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World Food Fair

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This week was our world food fair. We spent the evening cooking loads of dishes from all over the world using a variety of cooking methods – most worked pretty well! We cooked paella on the fire, naan bread in a tandoor oven (might have been a flower pot…), onion bhajis on a gas stove […]

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#YouShape Week

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In the run up to #YouShape 2016, we want to know what you want from K2. It might be a new game, a trip,  a different activity, to learn a new skill, or maybe a camp somewhere new. Whatever it is, we want to know! So during the first week in February, we’ll be trying […]

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Life Hacks

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Toaster

Dan brought us a list of top ideas that will change your lives – how did we ever live without them before? Who knew you could make glasses out of old bottles, cook cheese on toast in a toaster, make handy iPhone holders out of old milk cartons and fold a t-shirt in 2 seconds?

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DIY night

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Tonight we learned about plumbing… bricklaying… electrics… and how to  put curtain rails up! Thanks to Ollie, Terry, Scott and Dave for helping out.