STANDING ROOM ONLY FOR REMEMBRANCE SUNDAY SERVICES

On Remembrance Sunday (11th November) the residents of Ifield, the congregation of St Margaret’s Church and 2nd Ifield (St Margaret’s) Scout Group gathered around the war memorial in Ifield churchyard for two minutes silence, the last post and reveille, wreath laying included prayers, remembering those who had died in wars and for peace. The ceremony at the …

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2nd Ifield River Trip

On Saturday 18th August, Scouts, Explorers and Leaders from 2nd Ifield paddled from Pulborough to Stopham Bridge. Over the summer, a number of the Scouts and Explorers have been working towards their British Canoeing One Star and this river trip forms a part of this training. A few photos of the trip are available below.

Beavers Damboree

2nd Ifield Chestnut and Sycamore Colonies took part in the first Beaver Damboree (Beavers in tents) with 33 Beavers at Boidier Hurst Scout Site, near Box Hill. The Beavers enjoyed great weather, made their own lunch and then went on a two hour hike. The Beavers made hedgehog houses,  pioneering stands for washing up bowls, …

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St George’s Day Ball

Friday 20th April saw the Group hold its annual St George’s Day Ball. The evening was enjoyed by Parents, leaders and friends of the Group, which started with a three course meal followed by dancing late into the night. It was great evening of relaxing and socialising (along with a small amount of funds being raised).