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 […]

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.

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 […]

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 […]

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.

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.

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 […]

#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 […]