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Annual General Meeting

22 May 2019

Notice is hereby given and you are cordially invited to attend the 10th Annual General Meeting of Barnet Borough Scout District.

Wednesday 5th June 2019 at 8pm prompt at the District HQ, Frith Grange, Frith Lane, Mill Hill, NW7 1PT.

Refreshments will follow the meeting. Uniform to be worn. Medals may be worn.

Please confirm your attendance / submit apologies / …

Promise Renewal Event – cancelled

9 Apr 2019

I am sorry to have to announce that the proposed Promise Renewal event has had to be cancelled due to a lack of numbers and associated costs.

Please pass this information on to your Group members.

A working party has just been set up for next year considering a District gathering – if you would like to be involved in this, or …

St George’s Promise Renewal event

8 Apr 2019

This year the District has planned something different for this event.

For 2019 it will take place at North Finchley Vue Cinema on Sunday 28th April from 9:30am.

After the renewal of our Promises there’ll be a screening of the film “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse” (PG).

You’ll need to wear full uniform.

If you (or a younger Scout for whom you are completing this application) would like …

Cubs: County outing to Southend

29 Mar 2019

Please see below details about a County outing for Cubs to Southend on 30th June.

Groups to make their own way to Southend. Everyone to meet on the beach outside the Sea Life Centre at 12:30 for lunch.

Groups have said that they are looking to do different activities whilst at Southend, so there is no central booking – make your …

Scout Swimming Gala results

25 Mar 2019

Event3GG6FB11Edg15Fin4EB8H A8H BU 12½ Backstroke 1243U 14½ Backstroke 1324U 12½ Breaststroke 4132U 14½ Breaststroke 2134U 12½ Freestyle 231U 14½ Freestyle 31442Medley1Total points920681142Scout Swimming Trophy3rd1st4th2ndScout Team Relay1st2nd3rd4th

Beaver Dominoes – the results

25 Mar 2019

Thank you all for supporting the Domino Competition yesterday. 10 teams attended.

The results are as follows:

1st3rd Totteridge1342nd6th Friern Barnet1363rd16th Hendon1524th2nd Friern Barnet1615th1st Finchley/8th Hendon1767th16th Hendon (B)/2nd Edgware1819th15th Finchley18510th11th Finchley243

The overall winner (the Beaver with the fewest number of spots) was:

1st Max Carter from 1st Finchley – 92nd George from 15th Finchley – 113rd Ava 16th from Hendon – 12

Huge thanksto …

Cub Chess Competition

14 Mar 2019

The Chess Competition is on Sunday 31st March from 2.00 to 4.30 pm at Frith Grange.The cost will be 50p per Cub.Please can you let me know by Sunday 24th March how many Cubs from your Group would like to attend.If you have Cubs who would like to take part but are unable to attend please can you send …

Notice of EGM – 10th April

14 Mar 2019

Prior to the next AGM we need to adopt a new District Constitution, as there have been significant changes since the amalgamation of the Districts when our current Constitution was written.  All Adult Members of the Scout Association plus Explorer Scouts who are active in Barnet Scout District are entitled to attend and vote at meetings of the District Scout …

Meet the Funders

8 Mar 2019


Funders include:   Big Lottery Fund, The Big Give, John Lyon’s Charity, The Childhood Trust, Near Neighbours, Tesco Bags for Help, Trust for London

Monday 25th March.   

9.15am  –   1.30pmAt Terapia Centre @ The Bothy.  Stephens Park and Gardens, 17a East End Road, Finchley, N3 3QE


Night Hike news

1 Mar 2019

Date:                    Saturday 16th March 2019        

Venue:                Frith Grange Camp Site, Frith Lane

Start Times:        You will be allocated an arrival time between 6.15 and 7.30pm

Finish time:        3 hours after your start time or 10pm

A challenge hike for Cubs which will cover a distance of approximately 2 miles.  Mostly along park paths with a little walking along pavements and across fields. There will also be challenges for …