Last Tuesday, 19th November, a mayoral reception was held to celebrate the achievements of the Phoenix-winning team of the 7th De La Salle scouts, Elaine Stone on coming 3rd in the All-Ireland Junior piping competition, and Eimear Costello on coming 1st in the U14 category of the piping.
View the 2013 County Challenge through the eyes of a scout with my account(Matthew Gaynor) of the weekend as patrol scribe for the 7th DLS Waterford.
This year saw the biggest participation by De La Salle Scout Group in a County Competition since the days of the Ted Ryan and the Louis Murphy. 5 teams, 2 from The 3rd, 2 from the 7th and 1 from the very newly re-opened 13th took to the field on
This years Waterford Scout County Challenge took place in blistering sun in Fenor, County Waterford from the 20th to the 22nd of April.
Scouts from the De La Salle Scout Group and the Waterford Scout County are being urged to support a very important environmental project in Co. Kerry. The website at http://www.aniolair.com/ highlights the re-introduction of the white-tailed sea eagle which is due to take place this summer in County Kerry. The community of
We have just received news that the new Waterford Scout County website is up an running. The website will feature news and information on all groups and sections in the county as well as a gallery, resources page and a guestbook. The website is just getting established and would gratefully receive
Left: Tom O’Neill puzzles some scouts on a Waterford Scout County Fun Weekend. Congratulations to Tom O’Neill who has been elected as the new Waterford Scout County Commissioner. Tom who is the Scoutleader with the Tramore Scout Group was elected to the position at the County Board Meeting on the
The first Scouting Ireland County Commissioners Basic Woodbadge Training took place in the Centre for Excellence Training Centre in Waterford Crystal last weekend with all of the Provincial Management Support Team for the South East. Waterford Crystal were so impressed with the level of management training that was provided for
On the 20th of January last at the Waterford Crystal Sports Complex the New County Management Committee was elected. They are as follows: County Commissioner, Jody Phelan; County Chairperson, Brian Gaule – 1st Port of Waterford Sea Scouts; County Secretary, Alison Parle – St Pauls; County Treasurer, Brendan Doherty –
Pictured below are David Rogers, Unit Leader; Derrick Watson – Provincial Commissioner, South Eastern Province, Scouting Ireland and Jody Phelan, the current Regional Commissioner who is also the new Waterford Scout County Commissioner Elect. They met on the 26th of November last at St. Paul’s Scout Den in Waterford during a