2012 – 1st Normandys Centenary


Our Centenary Badge, designed by one of our Scouts.

Between September 2011 and August 2012, 1st Normandy Scout Group celebrated its 100th anniversary.

Special Events

  • 8th December 2011 – Carol Service
  • 24th March 2012 – Centenary Party
  • 23-24th June 2012 – Family Camp
  • 7th July 2012 – Open Day / BBQ

We would still be interested to hear from any old Scouts and Scouters.


Do you know any of the Scouts in this picture? If so please get in touch.

Hut Renovations

We are currently fundraising in order to renovate the toilet and kitchen facilities in our hut – you can donate online at our MyDonate fundraising page.

Akelas Marathon Challenge

2012 was Akela’s (Alexis Shirtliff) 25th year as a Scout having joined 1st Normandy Cubs in 1987 – to celebrate this he aimed to run 26 races (including a marathon) throughout the year. By the end of 2012 he had run 24 races of between 10K and full marathon distance, (28 if you count 5Ks), and in the process raised over £500 for the group.