Annual Flag Day is a huge success

Above: Members of the 3rd Macaoimh march on our Faithlegg Scout Centre to plant trees in April 2009. Owen Riordan, Group Leader would like to express his gratitude on behalf of all at the De La Salle Scout Group for the support from the Waterford community during their local flag day.

Cian O’hOgartaigh and Pat Murphy honoured at Annual Youth Awards

Above: Pat Murphy and Cian O’hOgartaigh with their awards from the Waterford Voluntary Youth Council. Congratulations to Cian O’hOgartaigh who won the Youth Award in the Uniformed and Rescue category at the Waterford Voluntary Youth Council Annual Awards held on Thursday the 4th of December 2008 last. Cian has been a

Pat Murphy elected Honorary Member of Scouting Ireland

The Scouting Ireland National Council for 2008 was held in the Carlton Shearwater Hotel in Ballinsaloe from the 21st to the 22nd of June. There was a great turnout of members from the Association which brought about thought provoking debate and great participation over the weekend. As part of the

De La Salle Scout Group featured on the Waterford Today

On the occasion of the 100th anniversary of world scouting, the De La Salle Scout Group were delighted when the Waterford Today newspaper which has a circulation of over 17000 copies in and around Waterford City decided to run a full page feature on the group.  The article was run

Cú Chulain Awards Presented

  • Published: June 23rd, 2007
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Above: David Rogers, Scouting Ireland; Martin Burbridge, Chief Scout; Sean Hayes, Ballygunner and Tom O’Neill, Waterford Scout County Commissioner. Congratulations to David Rogers and Sean Hayes who were both presented with Cuchulain Awards recently.  The Cuchulain Award is the highest award that can be given to any leader in the Scouting

Group support Down Syndrome Ireland

Pictured above are Mary Winter, David Collins and Darragh Quinlan from the De La Salle Scout Group with Cha O’Neill from Waterford City Council and other supporters from Down Syndrome Ireland.  The group were at Waterford City Hall to launch the De La Salle Scout Group’s support for Down Syndrome

Seamus Purcell takes the Chair

Congratulations and best of luck to Seamus Purcell who was elected as chairperson at the October Group Council.  Seamus has been involved in the group in many capacities over the past 30 years and is currently a member of the De La Salle Scout Pipe Band. Seamus takes up his

Three Ranges, Three Counties, Three Days

  • Published: July 12th, 2006
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Next Stop Thailand after Three Ranges in Three Days

  • Published: July 12th, 2006
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Above: Members of the Three Ranges Challenge contingent about to set off on their final leg across the Comeraghs. Could the three great mountain ranges across the three counties of Limerick, Tipperary and Waterford be traversed in three days? The answer is yes as a contingent from the De La Salle

Many Thanks to Liam Flynn

Tuesday the 23rd of June was the last night of this scouting year for the 7th Macaoimh pack and a barbecue was held. It also marked the final meeting for Assistant Macaoimh Leader, Liam Flynn who has been with the section for almost ten years. Group Leader, Owen Riordan made