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We’ve moved back into UK waters which means getting the Internet back instead of having to roam the streets of the isle of man for wi-fi! We were reasonably quick in taking camp down, with most of the kit getting … Continue reading
After some last-minute present shopping we headed into Peel. Unfortunately the wind was too strong for our planned sailing trip to spot sharks, but the scouts seemed happy enough with a tour round the Kipper factory. Cue questions such as … Continue reading
The scouts are all mega excited about going coasteering!
Wednesday was spent in Ramsey. After a lazy morning on site we headed north to find better beaches, and a venue for our Beach Olympics. Lynam’s Kirk Michael patrol won overall to net 10 points in the patrol competition, which … Continue reading
With Father Woodmas dropping off presents overnight, the scouts had an easier time making Woodmas Cakes for breakfast. We made sure they’d all been washed at inspection, but weren’t sure that we believed their claims of brushing their teeth – … Continue reading
Monday afternoon was spent at the race-track, with the scouts quizzing around the track (and off it!) in go-karts. After fish and chips on the beach, we returned to the track to watch the pros do it in stock cars … Continue reading
It was a rainy morning on site – it took extra long for breakfast to be cooked, with only one patrol having the foresight to keep some dry wood in their tent! inspection and a quiz followed, with the rain … Continue reading
The sea is actually pretty cold (surprise!)
We’ve settled into camp already, and the scouts even cooked their own breakfasts. we’re off into Douglas to see the Faery Bridge, after our first swim in the sea…
We made it on to the ferry. scouts are currently running amock, and we have a fun 3hour ferry crossing ahead of us?! 🙂 Hopefully the in-flight film will keep them entertained….