Czech 2016

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On July 31st, the unit took 31 Scouts from Wrexham to dobrichovice- a small town an hour from Prague, where they stayed for their first week. The Explorers participated in various activities around the area, including a two-day 26km canoe trip, a tour of Karlstejn castle and a day tour of Kutna Hora, home to […]

Bronze DofE Expedition

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Four members of K2 completed their Bronze DofE practice expedition recently. They walked for two days, enjoying the countryside around Llangollen. They worked together very well & are now one step closer to achieving their award! Well done! If you would like to start work on your Duke of Edinburgh award, take a look at […]

Wye Cruise

Wye Cruise

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Another great Wye Cruise, this year seeing getting on for 200 Scouts from across the UK descending on the river accompanied by the usual handful from K2. The weather was kind with the only rain being in the evenings when we could shelter in our tents, or in the local hostelries. Well done to those […]

Nights out

K2 goes to Red Rose

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Nine members┬áK2 joined Scouts & Explorers from the 7th and 88th Nottinghams – and hundreds of other Scouts from across the UK and around the World – at Red Rose 2014. There were six activity packed days with themes including international, water activities, fun, ┬áchallenge and discovery. Here are reviews from some of those that […]

Sunset

The Last Sun Run

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What a weekend. As time, money and blasted farmers bring an end to the largest annual scouting event in the UK an era has ended. Sun Run is an incredible event with so many amazing memories being created in such a small frantic stretch of time. The Friday Friday starts with the rush to get […]

sun run

Sun Run

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This will be your last ever chance to experience the amazing weekend that is Sun Run. The owners of the farm where it is located are developing the site and there’s no room any more for thousands of rowdy Scouts every year! The main events are two hikes, both leaving the site as the sun […]

Wye Cruise

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Overall really enjoyed the weekend away, having nearly no experience managed to paddle 32 miles in 3 days and achieve a 1st star award for kayaking and canoeing. It was a new experience spending each night in a different location and I can’t wait for the next cruise in September. I’d like to thank all […]