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Membership Re-registration

27 Aug 2014

The Scout Association are launching a new online membership management system to store youth membership details. The new database helps assist our leaders with their weekly administration tasks, including attendance, badge progress and weekly planning. We’ll also be able to give you access to our Membership Database to update details on how to contact you etc as well as seeing …

Autumn Subs are now Due

26 Aug 2014

The autumn term is about to start and your membership subscriptions are due. This has been set again at £30 per term per Scout which incorporates the general running of Nanpantan Scouts, membership to the Scout Association and insurance (note some activities may have an additional cost).  Please make cheques payable to 1st Nanpantan Scout Group, post in a marked envelope …

Bag Packing

26 May 2014

In order to help raise funds for Nanpantan Scouts, we will be Bag Packing at Tesco’s at Park Road on Saturday 31st May – 10am till 6pm. Young people only need to turn up for part of the day or they can do the whole day if they wish. This is the final push for raising the required funds for the Environmental/Geotechnical …

Jamboree On The Trail

13 May 2014

The JOTT (Jamboree On The Trail) took place on Saturday 10th May. 2014, about 50-60 Cubs and Leaders met up at the ‘Old John’ car park at Bradgate Park at 1.30pm. We were due to walk to Outwoods car park, it was going to take us about 3.5 hrs as it is a good 5 mile walk.

The Cubs were eager …

Nanpantan Scouts Celebrate St George’s Day

29 Apr 2014

On the 13th April, Loughborough District Scouts organised an event for every Scout in Loughborough to come and celebrate St George’s Day. There were loads of activities to take part in during the morning. In the afternoon, every Beaver, Cub and Scout renewed their promise from when they were invested.
Take a listen to what they got up to during the …

Loughborough in Bloom

14 Apr 2014

Nanpantan Scouts have teamed up with Loughborough In Bloom to plant poppies to commemorate 100 years since World War 1. Sites across Loughborough were prepared by the Council in order for Scout groups to come and plant their poppy seeds. Organised by Mike Jones, the Loughborough Scouts District President, the Scouts met by Forest Road and set to work sprinkling the …

Nanpantan Cub Scouts visit London

19 Mar 2014

Nanpantan Cub Scouts joined over 1000 Cubs from across Leicestershire to visit the Natural History Museum in London. Over 22 coaches left Leicestershire early on the 1st March to get everyone there.
Whilst there, the Cub Scouts got to investigate the land of the dinosaurs, have a look round the Darwin Centre (exploring Science in action) and how the Earth is …

Where do these badges go?

10 Jan 2014

It’s great when a young person receives recognition for completing an activity badge or they have just completed their challenge badge. This is shortly followed by ”Where do all these badges go?”. The following diagrams will help show you where these badges go.
The Beaver Scout Uniform

The Cub Scout Uniform

The Scout Uniform


We do not have a group badge.
Union Flag badge is not given out
Occasional Badges are celebration badges …

Cubs Mish Mash Camp

26 Nov 2013

Over a freezing cold weekend, our Cubs joined with 9th Loughborough Scouts and had a sleepover at the Oaks Campsite. Even though they were inside, the nights aware experience was still a challenge. The theme of the camp was “Mish Mash”, a mix of Autumn/Winter events including Halloween, Guy Fawkes, Christmas all rolled into one camp!

The Saturday saw the Cubs …

Bag Packing

25 Sep 2013

In order to help raise funds for Nanpantan Scouts, we will be Bag Packing at Tesco’s in the Rushes on Saturday 28th September – 10am till 6pm. Young people only need to turn up for part of the day or they can do the whole day if they wish. Money raised from the day will primarily  help the development of the …