Children's Heartbeat Trust

Ballymoney Scout Group were pleased to host the annual St George’s Day parade and church service for our District earlier this year. As hosts, we were able to choose the charity to which the collection from the service would be donated. We decided to donate this to our chosen charity of the year, The Children’s…

Scouts & Explorers December update

The Scouts and Explorers had a busy start to the month of December with a bag pack at Asda raising a fantastic £469. Thanks go to all those who helped as well as the staff and customers of Asda Coleraine. The Explorers joined in with the Scouts’ activities on silly team building events that included…

Bag Packing at Asda

On Saturday 1st December, we were delighted to have many volunteers from Scouts, Explorers and their parents to assist in our fundraising Bag Packing at Asda, Coleraine. We raised a fantastic amount of £469, and would like to thank Asda, its staff & customers for their continued and generous support.

Ballymoney Explorer Scouts SKI TRIP 2013

Ballymoney Explorer Scouts SKI TRIP 2013 As a lot of the explorers have requested that we have a skiing trip, we have decided to run this in February 2013. The dates are provisionally booked the week of Saturday 16th to Saturday 23rd We will be stopping at the Radmans Hostel in Kranjska Gora, Slovenia. The…

Tesco Bag Pack Update

On Saturday 2nd June Ballymoney Scouts and Explorers packed bags at Tesco Ballymoney. We raised £565.50. This money will be used to buy camping equipment for the group, which will be very useful in the upcoming district camp, which will be the first time we will have the Beavers, Cubs, Scouts and Explorers camping together….

Make your contributions go further with Gift Aid…

Gift Aid If you donate money to Ballymoney Scout Group and if you are a UK taxpayer, please consider completing a Gift Aid form so that we can claim the tax back on your donation. Ballymoney Scout Group can claim another 25p for every pound that a qualifying taxpayer contributes. How it works: When a…

Hair-razing Keith!

Many of our Ballymoney troop have met Keith, the Scout Leader from Mytholmroyd (the group with whom we often share summer camps). Keith is a Fire Fighter when he is not a Scout Leader. As a Fire Fighter he has had his head shaved as part of a fund-raising (or perhaps that should be ‘hair-razing’?!)…

Fundraiser Update

Ballymoney Scouts would like to extend a BIG Thank-You to everyone who helped out at our recent fundraising activities. The monies we raised will benefit all sections of our Troop. The Bun Sale on 25th October raised £223 – thanks to everyone who provided buns and those who manned the stall. The Bag Packing at…

Bag-pack Fundraiser Saturday 12 Nov

From 12 noon until 5pm on Saturday 12th November we will be packing bags at Tesco in Ballymoney to help raise funds for our Scout Group. The plan is to have two shifts – one from 12 to 2.30pm and the second from 2.30pm to 5pm – so that 2½ hours is the most you…