Ventures Lugnaquilla Hike 2014

  • Published: May 12th, 2014
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Last March a group of De La Salle Ventures accompanied the Abbeyside Ventures on a hike up Lugnaquilla in the Wicklow Mountains, here’s the expedition report from Matthew Gaynor, in the typical Venture fashion of 2 months late.

Ventures head to Dublin to see what all the hype is about.

The Ventures were hearing about this place 180 kilometres north of Waterford called Dublin, apparently the capital. Here’s what they found out.

Venture Scouts visit to An Pobal 2013

On Friday at  7pm 11 Ventures, Neillers and Riordan meet on Mayors Walk to get the gear ready to load when it arrived.

On Baden Powell’s Birthday, The 13th Scouts are re-born.

In 2002, with great regret the decision was made to close the 13th Scout Troop due to dwindling numbers. Last Friday, history was made with the re-birth of the 13th De La Salle Scouts.

Tara O Neill (7th Leader) reports on Annual Camp 2012 Inistioge

Camp this year brought us to the far away land of Inistioge in the lovely county of Kilkenny. Myself (Tara) and Roddy decided to test the fitness of our scouts and selves by undertaking the 40km cycle to camp. It took slightly longer than expected but we made it there

Eoin Falconer from the De La Salle Venture Scout Group reports on his trip to Ghent, Belgium to the Youth Spokesperson’s Training Event.

Eoin Falconer (3rd/7th/13th Waterford) and Patrick McDonald (Antrim) have been funded to go and become Youth Spokespersons at a Youth Spokesperson’s Training in Ghent, Belgium from the 4th of July to the 8th of July. The aim of this event is to encourage and enhance a good image of scouting

Phoenix 2012 Log by Matthew Gaynor, Patrol scribe – 7th De La Salle, Bear Patrol

  • Published: August 20th, 2012
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Ever wondered what it’s like to be on the Phoenix Challenge? Click here to find out!

Band return triumphant from France

A huge congratulations to De La Salle Pipe Band who took 1st in MSR and 2nd in Medley in Lorient Guinness Interceltique Festival Pipe Band competition and also congratulations to the members of the band who played with New Ross and won the World Pipe Band Championships in Grade 4A

Pipe Bands first visit to Arklow proves a success

De La Salle Scout Pipe Band made their inaugural appearance in the Arklow Seabreeze Festival on Sunday last the 15th of July 2012.

A day in the life of scout training by David Phelan, 7th Scouts

Today we went to training at 5.02 precisely GMT time we then watched as Sir Flog and Antoine chow down on a tuna melt and a BMT.