Fund Raising News (28 Feb)

10% of our events fundraising target achieved from 1 event!

Thank you to everyone who took part in the 24 hour Games Marathon.  We had more young people than ever taking part and, once we’ve claimed the Gift Aid, we should make £2,200 – exactly 10% of the £22,000 we need to raise from fundraising events between now and September.  Well done all!  Have a look at the photos and videos on our website.


Fundraising events in March

There is going to be an event for everyone during this appeal (we’re not expecting people to come to them all!) – but will one of these appeal?


7th March – Chocoholics get ready

Don’t forget to pick up your brochures this week from the Hut for the Chocoholics event.If you can’t make it to the hut between 6.30 and 9.00 that evening you can place an order at


21st March – Murder Mystery

Tickets have sold well but we have a small amount remaining – last chance to buy!  £10 per person, bring your own food and drink.


29th March – two events to choose from

By popular demand the Scout QUIZ returns – get your team together or we can do that for you.  Remember – our quiz master, Matt Hunt, is open to bribes!  Tickets from


Also – WesleyMethodistChurchare holding a fundraising concert for the Bigger and Better Campaign, featuring the  Harestock Community Choir.  Tickets are £4 per adult and £1 per child.  Again, contact for more information and tickets.

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About Steve Feeney

When Steve is not organising activities for cubs as part of the Celts' leadership team he spends his working time as a freelance cameraman and video producer. Steve has been involved in the 1st Winchester Scout Group since 1995 when his son was a cub. He has also held the position of Assistant District Commissioner for Cubs in the Winchester District but has decided that he prefers the "front line" role of Cub Scout Leader more.

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