Phoenix Scouts pay tribute to the Leaders

On Wednesday the 14th September last  the winning Phoenix team and their parents caught the leaders of the 7th by surprise with a ‘Thank You’ party and a presentation of Penrose Crystal to Roddy, Keith, Tara and Michael. Needless to say there was also a Phoenix cake to be consumed!

7th De La Salle win the Phoenix Challenge

Above: The Team from the 7th – Phoenix Challenge Winners 2009. Congratulations to the 7th De La Salle Scout Troop Waterford, who were crowned the winners of this years Phoenix Challenge which was held from the 20th to the 23rd of August at Mount Mellary Scout Centre, Cappoquin, Co. Waterford. The

Cian achieves the Chief Scout’s Award

Above: The Chief Scout, Michael John Shinnick; Cian O’hOgartaigh and Owen Riordan, Group Leader. Congratulations to Cian O’hOgartaigh from the De La Salle Venturer Group and formerly of the 3rd De La Salle Scout Troop who was presented with his Chief Scout’s Award by Michael John Shinnick on the 22nd August

Waterford Scout County Shield

The 2009 Waterford Scout County Shield took place from the 24th to the 26th April 2009 in Rathgormack Co. Waterford. It was certainly a challenging event with plenty of rain and definitely the muddiest field that was ever camped in the history of the County. Both our scout troops put

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

7th De La Salle achieve Gold at the Phoenix Challenge

The 2009 Scouting Ireland Phoenix Challenge took place from the 21st to the 24th August 2008 at Larch Hill in County Dublin and the De La Salle Scout Group were represented by the 7th Waterford at the event. The 7th were one of just four scout troops that were awarded

7th Scout Troop win the County Challenge

Congratulations to the 7th De La Salle Scout Troop which won the 2008 Waterford Scout County Challenge which was held from the 18th to the 20th of April last in Stradbally and the Comeraghs in Co. Waterford. The event was broken into two parts: In the Prison (on site at Stradbally)

7th Scouts bound for Scotland on Camp 2008

This year the 7th De La Salle Scout Troop will be going to Scotland on their annual camp which will take place from Sunday 27th of July to Monday 4th of August. The programme will run as follows: Sunday 27th: Travel by bus to Fort William via Belfast – Stranraer

Group Forges links with Serbia

Pictured below at Mahon Falls in the Comeragh Mountain are a group of scouts from Serbia who were visiting Waterford after the World Jamboree in the UK. They spent time at the 7th’s Annual Camp in Faithlegg and were also hosted by the families of Mary Winter, Siobhan Ryan, Maureen Drohan