Cub to Scout Skills Day

On Saturday 8th June 2019 (9.30am – 5.30pm) Northumberland Cub and Scout sections will be hosting a “Cub to Scout skills day.” All uniformed members aged between 9 and 11 years old are welcome to attend.

As a result of Youth Shaped activities and previous Cub Leader forums, a "Skills Day" has been identified as a desire of youth members within Northumberland. Having consulted Scout section leaders, a list of appropriate skills-based activities has been developed:

1) Packing + looking after kit

2) Orienteering challenge

3) Pitching + striking a tent

4) Pack Forum/ Youth Shaped activity

5) Home skills

6) Paracord crafts

7) Problem solving

8) Fire lighting + backwoods cooking

9) First Aid

10) Pioneering


2nd Cramlington HQ, Ann Welfare Playing Fields, Cramlington.


£5 per Young Person

(Cost includes: light refreshments, paracord item to take home and an event badge)

All attendees will be required to bring a packed lunch and reusable drinks bottle. This event will be outdoors, so please remind attendees to wear suitable clothing; including their group neckerchief.

Click here to acess the booking portal.

Competition Time!

We are looking for Young People to submit designs for a circular occasional/ event badge, which can be worn on their uniform for 3 months. Please encourage Young People, who wish to take part, to submit designs by Friday 10th May 2019. Submit designs via email to

Book now; attendance is first come, first served.


Sam, Claire and Will