1st Harwell (St. Matthew's) Scout Group Blog

Blog 6: Bled, Gorge Walk

Hey! After the excitement of yesterday, we decided to have a lazy morning to regain our energy. Some people went swimming in the river at the campsite, and we did lots of washing (including...

Blog 5: Emerald River Adventure

Blog 5: Emerald River Adventure

Hi once more!! After a chilled night at the campsite in Slovenia, and a comfortable nights sleep, we were woken at 7:00, for breakfast and to be ready at reception of the campsite for...

Blog 4: Pag Island

Blog 4: Pag Island

Hi again! After leaving the scout campsite we pressed on to Pag island, dropping off Filip on the way and thanking him for his excellent hospitality. We reached the port for the ferry soon...

Blog 3: Filip’s house and scout camp site

Blog 3: Filip’s house and scout camp site

Hi parents! After a hot morning packing the vans we left for Filip’s house, which was just outside Zagreb. A short(ish) drive meant that we arrived at the meeting place at about 4:30, but...

Blog 2: Budapest and SOS Children’s Villages

Blog 2: Budapest and SOS Children’s Villages

Hi parents! After a toasty drive from Prague, we arrived in Budapest to find yet more traffic! However, after a small delay we arrived at the campsite just before sunset. This campsite did provide...

Blog 1: Harwell to Prague

Blog 1: Harwell to Prague

Hi parents! We left Harwell and had an eventful start to our epic road trip when heavy traffic caused us to miss our ferry, but thankfully we got on the next one and it...

Harwell Feast Weekend 2013

Harwell Feast Weekend 2013

Cycle 2 PragueSaturday 25th May at 0900 until Monday 27th May at 1530 1400km 55.5 hours non-stop 2 bikes Come along and support us at the Harwell Recreation Ground over the weekend. Follow us...

Summer Expedition 2013 Plans

Summer Expedition 2013 Plans

The Explorer Section from 1st Harwell are off to Eastern Europe this summer for two weeks touring around the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary, Croatia, Slovenia and Austria. They will be spending some time in...