District Winter Hillwalking Course

There are still a few places on the District Winter Hillwalking trip over the weekend of 25-27 January, staying at Coniston YHA, cost £65. To find out more, please email dc@thamesridgescouts.org.uk or come along to the information evening to be held this Friday, 11th January at 2nd Abingdon HQ on Farm Road, 7.30pm, […]

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Record Growth for Scouting in Abingdon, Didcot and Surrounding Villages

Thames Ridge Scouts – Growth Champions Oxfordshire Scouts have recorded another year of growth according to the latest annual membership figures released this month.  Thames Ridge Scout District has enjoyed another year of growth,  increasing the number of youth members from 1044 to 1147 and achieving a Growth Champions award from the Scout County.  All […]

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District Cross Country – 14th May at Youlbury

Thames Ridge Scout Active Support Unit are pleased to announce that the District Cross Country Event will be held on Monday 14th May 2018 at Youlbury Scout Camp. Entry fee: £1 per runner (payable at ‘Booking-In’ point) Race Times:  Beaver Scouts …. 6.30pm (Book in 6.00 to 6.15pm) Cub Scouts ……… 7.00pm (Book in 6.30 […]

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Spring is sprung…

Well, hopefully it is, anyway – it would be nice if Winter Challenge can go ahead at the second attempt. But there are definitely signs of growth across the District: the results of the annual census are in, and we’re up to 1147 young people, a huge 9.9% growth on last year. That’s a fantastic […]

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Scout and Guide Christmas Post

The Scout and Guide Christmas Post is running again in Abingdon this year.  Post boxes are at 35 Ock Street, Christ Church, Waitrose and other sites. The cards will be delivered before Christmas Eve, for 25p per card, only to houses in Abingdon, Shippon and Radley.  The last date of posting is 17 December at 12 […]

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