Excellent Summer for Unit

  • Published: September 7th, 1999
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Above: The contingent from the 3rd, 7th and 13th Scout Troops Most gather at the volleyball net before the waterfight begins. The Summer is never a quiet time for the Unit and this year was no exception. After the Louis Murphy competition in June, Camp ’99 was the focus of attention

Unit Golf Classic

  • Published: May 3rd, 1999
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The Unit would like to thank all those who took part in and supported the Unit Golf Classic which took place at Faithlegg Golf Course on Friday April 30th last. Speaking at the prize giving ceremony, the Unit Leader, John Hennebry expressed his gratitude to the many companies and individuals

Unit Success at Ted Ryan Challenge

  • Published: April 2nd, 1999
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The recent Ted Ryan Challenge held just outside Clonmel has been hailed as a huge success for the Unit with the 3rd Scout troop taking top honours while the 13th came in third and the 7th came fourth. Three troops from the Unit coming in the top four places is

Mark Casey – De La Salle Venturer attends World Jamboree in Chile

  • Published: January 31st, 1999
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Above: The Scout troop of the Irish contingent at the World Jamboree in Chile. The 19th World Jamboree, organised by the World Organization of the Scout Movement (WOSM) and the Asociación de Guías y Scouts de Chile took place over Christmas 1998 in Chile. A contingent of Irish Scouts travelled to

70th Anniversary Year Concludes

  • Published: January 1st, 1999
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1998 saw the Unit celebrate it’s 70th Anniversary and the year has been hailed as a huge success. The Anniversary programme was launched in March at the De La Salle Centre in Stephen’s Street and it concluded with the Unit Christmas mass at the De La Salle College in December.

Unit Appointments

  • Published: December 5th, 1998
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Congratulations to the following people who have been elected and appointed to various positions on the De La Salle Scout Unit Leadership Team. John Hennebry has been elected Unit Leader, a position he has held in a caretaker capacity for the past 18 months. Liam Butler has been appointed as

Silver Wolfhound

  • Published: June 4th, 1998
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Liam Butler’s name and face are synoymous with the De La Salle Scout Unit. He has given years of dedicated service in numerous positions including Assistant Unit Leader and Unit Leader. At the SICSI National Council held in Waterford on the 10th of May, Liam was awarded the Silver Wolfhound

70th Anniversary

  • Published: May 23rd, 1998
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Above: The 70th Anniversary Celebrations get underway with the commissioning of a new Unit Flag at a ceremony in St.Patrick’s Church. (L-R) Carmel Cunningham, 7th Macaoimh; Billy Collins, 7th Scouts; David Rogers, Regional Commissioner; John Hennebry, Asst. Unit Leader; Cathy Wallis, Beaver Leader; Owen Riordan, Venturer Leader; Ian Sinnott, 13th Scouts;

Scouting Ireland

  • Published: May 11th, 1998
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The De La Salle Scout Unit welcomes the announcement that SICSI (Scouting Ireland CSI) and SAI (Scout Association of Ireland) are to begin work immediately on merging the two organisations. The move was agreed at the SICSI National Council held in Waterford on the 9th and 10th of May at

Chief Scout Award

  • Published: April 10th, 1998
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Congratulations to Mark Casey, former member of the 13th Scout Troop and now part of the De La Salle Venturer Group who has just received word that he will be awarded the Chief Scouts Award. Mark’s project was to design a website for the Waterford and South Kilkenny Region.  Mark