Cub Scouts are young people aged between 8 and 10 ½. There is core flexibility in the age range: young people can join from age 7½ and can move to Scouts between age 10 and 11.
It may sometimes be appropriate to extend this flexibility for young people with additional needs.
Shottsford Cub Pack
Meet on Monday's
Led by Chil and assisted by Shere Khan and Raksha
Portman Cub Pack
Meet on Thursday's
Led by Akela and assisted by Baloo
Both Cub Packs work together but may run different activities/programs due to badge requirements of the young people. All events/camps will be offered to all.
Have a look on The Scouts website for more information about Cub Scouts inc. Structure, Activities, The Promise & Law, Uniform and Badges.
The Parent’s Guides are designed to give parents a brief introduction to the section, explain the types of activities young people take part in and highlight the skills young people will gain.
22 Cubs from Blandford are off to Belgium again in May 2020... our 2nd International event!
Cubs enjoyed a night hike up Hod Hill. It was a long walk up a very tall hill, with amazing night sky. At the top they had ago at trying to fly some homemade kites
A tradition for Cubs is to have a sleepover for Remembrance. They took part in lots of fun activities throughout the weekend and 49 Cubs joined the Group for Blandford's Remembrance Parade
32 Cubs joined the rest of the Group at the Lighthouse Panto in Poole. A couple of our Cubs (Tom & Finlay) were part of the cast and didn't a brilliant job!