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yet another brilliant year of Scouting in Notts. Re-live some of the memories below...

Apex Extreme - October 2010

Apex Challenge Three teams from Gemini ESU took part in an amazing weekend at Apex Extreme. From the moment teams arrived, the challenges began. Events included rock climbing, assault courses, high ropes courses, and many more challenges. Read more...

Explorers at Nottingham Marathon - Sept 2010

Nottingham Marathon This year's Nottingham Robin Hood Marathon was the biggest ever and Explorers from Central Notts were out in force helping at the finishing point. 23 Explorers and leaders from the Equinox, Gemini and Invictus units from Carlton, Gedling and Southwell manned the Goody Bag Station stocked with 12,000 Goody Bags. These were handed out to the weary runners after they had collected their medals together with applause, encouraging words and sometimes help in opening their drinks bottles! The Explorers and their Leaders are pictured here posing at the finishing line before manning their post.

Gemini ESU Summer 2010

walking At the end of the holidays, Gemini Explorers joined forces with 88th Nottingham (Jesse Boot) Scouts for an action packed Snowdonia Experience.


Portuguese Explorers visit - August 2010

Portuguese ExplorersA group of 11 Portuguese Explorers ("Pioneiros") and 3 Leaders visited the UK. They came to Nottingham on Weds 4th Aug and stayed in Beeston/Stapleford for a few days while they visited Alton Towers, spent the might on baton Island, cooked their hosts a traditional Portuguese meal and saw some of Nottinghamshire's sights and even sang at Mass on Sunday morning before leaving on 8th Aug.

More photos on Facebook here, and on Picasa here and again on Facebook here!

Big Game Run Live - July 2010

Big Game Live 2010 100 Scouts from Nottinghamshire and around the UK took to the streets to compete in a game of Big Game with a difference! Read more...



Apex Challenge - March 2010

Apex ChallengeResults from this fantastic event are available on the Apex website. Well done to Gemini who came in 2nd out of 69 explorer teams! Read more...

ex-Notts Explorer wins BAFTA - March 2010

BAFTA Winner Congratulations to Stuart Kemp - an ASL and Network member - who is part of a team called the Butterflyers that have won the Ones to Watch Award at the 2010 BAFTA Video Games Awards AND the New Talent Award at the Scottish BAFTAs!

Russia in February? Are you mad? - February 2010

Russia in FebruaryPioneer Explorer Scout unit lived up to their name as they headed off to the frozen wastes of Russia in the middle of February, only to be met with a warm welcome! Read the full story...

Haiti Earthquake appeal - January 2010

Earthquake Appeal Scouts around the world have been contributing to the Haiti earthquake appeal. Read about some of the fund raising happening in the UK. What could you do?

Previous years

2009 - another great scouting year2008 - another great scouting year2007 - our centenary year