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Scouts: Switzerland Expedition 2011

In 2011, the Scout Troops went to Switzerland for their Summer Expedition – this was the 3rd time we’ve been there.

A short report on thie expedition is here.

During the expedition, we had a Twitter feed to the web site from various Leaders in
Switzerland. To see a copy of the messages that were sent, click here.

We will be at the Kandersteg International Scout Centre ( from 20th August to 3rd September (right at the back of the School Holidays). The initial invitation was sent out earlier (see All the places are taken, but please contact Chris Ramsay ( if you are now interested and would like to join the waiting list.

As we said in the letter sent out in September 2010, we would like you to make your own choice of the optional activities. A full description of the activities, along with the points required, is now online at

The outline programme for the expedition is now available (April 2011). Please click on to see it.

The detailed programme is at

If you want to see the pictures from our last expedition there in 2005, please click on the picture below.


There will be more information over the coming months, please keep your ears open at Scout meetings.

Letters and messages sent out

We will do our best to keep the text of any messages that we send on this web site for reference. Click on the links below to see these messages.

Text of the message sent to all participants in September 2010

Text of the message sent to all participants in April 2011

Text of the message sent to all participants in June 2011

If you have any further questions, please ask Tim – or Chris –

Tim Booth & Chris Ramsay