Eoin and Emily receive the Chief Scouts Award

Congratulations to Emily Costello (pictured above) and Eoin Falconer from the 7th De La Salle Scout Troop who were awarded with the Chief Scout’s Award by the Chief Scout Michael J Shinnick at the Waterford Scout County Challenge last weekend. Eoin and Emily are the 22nd and 23rd members of

Highly Successful weekend for De La Salle at County Challenge

The 2011 Waterford Scout County Challenge Weekend took place from April 15th to 17th last. Congratulations to the 3rd De La Salle Scout Troop who came in second place and the 7th Scout Troop who came third.  The 3rd were also winners of the Campcraft Trophy. Well done also to

Tree planting ceremony in People’s Park

The Mayor of Waterford, Cllr. Mary Roche, and the De La Salle Scouts and Band took part in a tree planting ceremony at The People’s Park on Saturday 12th March. This ceremony recognised that trees are an essential part of our environment and by doing something as simple as planting

Shona Murray receives the Chief Scout’s Award & Phoenix Teams Receive Mayoral Reception

Congratulations to Shona Murray from the 7th De La Salle Scout Troop who was awarded with the Chief Scout’s Award by the Chief Scout Michael J Shinnick at a ceremony in Waterford City on Thursday 28th October. Shona is the 21st member of the De La Salle Scout Group to

Tough Weekend on the Connaught MPC

Above: The Team from the 3rd on the summit of Bin Bhan.   Well done to the Scouts from the 3rd and 7th Scout Troops (Jack, Michael, William, Ruairi, Ciaran, Colm) and Leaders Michael, Eoin and Colm on their ascent of the highest mountain in Galway: Binn Bhan (729m) in the

Great Weekend for the Group at the Phoenix Challenge

Above: The team from the 3rd De La Salle Scouts with their Gold Award from the Phoenix Trophy 2010. It’s been an excellent weekend in Larch Hill for all of the Waterford Scout County teams. Phoenix Challenge 2010 “The Big Bang” has been an absolutely brilliant weekend of scouting and the

Excellent Performance by De La Salle at County Challenge

The Waterford Scout County Challenge was held in Stradbally, Co. Waterford from the 23rd to the 25th April 2010. Surrounded by magnificent woodlands the field close to the beach which was used for the event was also used by De La Salle for decades as the site for its Annual

Group receives SQS Excellence Award

Group Leader, Owen Riordan has confirmed that the De La Salle Scout Group was awarded the System of Quality Scouting Excellence Award for 2009. The SQS Award is a quality strategy adopted by Scouting Ireland that challenges Groups, Counties, Provinces and National Teams to provide a high standard of Scouting to its

National Scout Awards Presented

At the Annual Group Christmas Mass held at the De La Salle College on December 4th last, Brian Fanning, County Commissioner presented four National Scout Awards to scouts from the 7th De La Salle Scout Troop. They are Sarah Lawrence, Shona Murray, Emily Costello and Matt Carrick who are pictured below with

Registration Night to be held

All members and parents are reminded that the De La Salle Scout Group Registration night will be held in the Den on Wednesday 4th November 2009 from 7.30pm.  It is imperative that Registration fees be paid each year as it registers your child for the year with HQ in Dublin so they

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