The group consists of three sections meeting in the Scout Group Headquarters as follows:
|Beavers||Wednesday||6.15pm to 7.15pm
|Cubs||Monday||6.30pm to 8.00pm|
|Scouts||Monday||7.00pm to 9.00pm|
The group participates in various activities as sections, the whole group, part of the District or as part of the County, this will give opportunities for your children to meet other people and make friends.
Payments to the group are accepted in the following methods:
Direct Debit for Subs (ask a leader or download the relevant form [here.]
Cheque's (made payable to 34th Colchester Scout Group)
We would be grateful if any payments, whether they be
by cash or cheque, are placed in a sealed envelope
with details of what the payment is for and who it is
from, on the front of the envelope.
Subs are collected each term, and are currently at £30.00 for all sections. This money covers:-
- Annual fees to District, County and National bodies to help towards the costs of maintaning camp sites, leader training and the day to day costs of the worldwide brotherhood of Scouting.
- Insurance of our Scout Group HQ and its contents
- A small amount of the subs are kept by the group to cover running costs such as electric and water bills and the purchasing of equipment.
- Equipment needed for section meetings.
Scouting is a charitable organisation and is entitled to claim gift aid for any payments made. If you pay income tax we can claim an additional 20% of your subscriptions from the HMRC. To participate in this scheme please ask one of the leaders or download a form.