|Due to the size of this
website and the frequency of it's updates, We now no longer update this
page. This page does give an account of the updates from the creation in
January to February 2004
Winter camp pictures added to scout and explorer areas.
Survival camp, robot wars, mechanics badge and disco
photos added to the scout section.
Gift aid form added to forms area.
October to December 2003
Lots of reports added to all sections. We haven't kept
this page up to date so not many lines added here.
Reports added on the Group communications weekend
Scouts HQ activity camp report added.
Scouts battle of the bands report added.
Explorers Bored of the rings video added.
12th September to 12th October 2003
Have added Robot wars report to
Have added reports on the fitness hike 4, drama night,
and global challenge activities.
Added Explorers Bored of the rings video
Added Explorers report on Phasels Wood Camp 2003.
Added Explorers Sikhism report done as part of their
18th Aug to 11 September
Added scrap book entries onto this years summer camp
Updated communications weekend pages with logos,
letters and more...
Some section programmes have been uploaded and all of
the Scouts information pack has been put on the website.
updating the inter@ctive activity day pages, ready for
next years event.
10th July to 17th August
Scouts and Explorer summer camp page has been updated
with reports, photos and more...
Details added on our communications weekend in
Cherokee Cubs fire safety videos added.
21st June to 10th July
Added photos of the Beaver and Cub Gilwell fun day.
Updated the Sherwood summer camp pages.
13th to 20th June
Added new communication station chat room. Chat room
has been upgraded and now has a web cam and internet radio integrated.
27th May to 12th June
Photos of the Scouts Ready Steady Cook added
Updated Scouts Fusion Service site.
13th to 26th May
Updated some of the agm report pages.
Photos of the Scouts skiing trip added.
updated the sherwood 2003 pages with a bit more
3rd May to 12th May
Photos and report of District Cubs Sixers and
Photos of Explorers Swansea trip
15th April to 2nd May
Added lots of photos and recordings to the music
activity weekend website.
Added details of the Scouts fear factor camp.
Added information pages on the 1st Stotfold Ridgway
Scout troop Fusion service. a new
communications service using sms, email, wap and internet.
Photos added of the St Georges Day parade
11th to 14th April 2003
Added lots of photos, webcam pictures, recordings and
radio shows to the music activity weekend site.
We broadcasted a live radio show from this website.
You can listen to it again from the music activity weekend website.
2nd to 10th April
More details added for the music activity weekend.
26th March to 1st April
Added photos of the District Activity challenge camp
to the scouts section.
23rd to 25th March
New Health & Safety area uploaded into the leaders
Report and photos on the generation game nights from
Report on the District Tug of War on the cherokees
9th to 22nd March
Added details and photos of the Scouts Jail Break
Added photos of the Chickasaw Beavers bring and buy
sale as well as a report written by the Scout Shout team.
More information on the music activity weekend added.
6th March to 8th March
Added photos of the Cherokee Cubs Pancake Night.
24th February to 5th March
Ridgway Scout Troop, Scout Shout Newsletter issue 2
launched. Added reports to relevant pages as well as placing a copy on
Chickasaw Beavers robot making night photos on the web
Scouts Scrap Heap Challenge Night photos added.
21st to 23rd February
Updates to the scout shout newsletter pages and
preperation for their next issue in a week. Reports by the team are also
being added to the relevant pages on the website.
Reports and photos added to the scouts section on the
leisure centre visit and the fitness hike 2.
13th to 20th February
Information on Scouts District Survival Camp
Report on Beavers trip to space centre.
More information and logos added on the scouts music
activity day page.
7th to 12th February
Updated the media page (videos) with high resolution
copies of the Explorers videos.
Information on Scouts Jail Break has been added to the
2nd February to 6th February
Added photos of Chickasaws Road Transport night.
22nd January to 1st February
Updated the Sherwood 2003 pages.
Added details of the computer badge and the xmas party
to the Cherokee pages.
New wallpapers added to the scouts area.
Added photos of the Scouts fitness hike 1.
14th to 21st January
Added patrol leader guidance sheets to the troop
leadership forum pages of the scouts area.
All of the Scouts information pack jan to mar 2003 has
7th January to 13th January
Added reports over the weekend for the Scouts and
Explorers Gilwell Winter Camp 2003.
Cheyenne Beaver Programme added.
31st December 2002 to 6th January 2003
Added programmes for the cherokee cubs and chickasaw
Updated icons/images for internet radio station and
Added wallpapers to the scouts page.
8th to 30th December
Loads of changes to the website. Main areas of change
have been the adding of some communications features. We now have a
internet radio station and a webcam. These have been tested by the
scouts over the Christmas period and will be used for special online
events in early 2003.
Changed the look of the homepage to show more
information and more links to the main areas of the site.
Minor updates all over the site with corrections,
updates and change of graphics.
14th November to 7th December
Photos of the Beaver IT night
Photos of scouts november camp, scout hut activity
camp and soap box derby.
New internet radio section and webcam section started
6th October to 13th November
I really should get into the habit of updating this
Added photos of remembrance day parade.
Added photos of the MADD Make a difference day that
the Ridgway Scouts took part in.
Videos have been added for the Scout Drama night.
Music video has been added to the media page that some
of the Scouts produced on the trial music activity day.
Chickasaw Beavers firework night.
Supporters bingo evening report and photos.
New chatrooms installed on the scout and explorer
pages. These are now hosted on our own server.
21st September to 5th October
Lots of updates all around the site.
Added photos of creative challenge nights at scouts
Added all of the letters and flyers from the scouts
Have a new intranet area for use in the scout hut
computer network and intranet.
Added photos of the Chickasaw beavers hand and feet
Added a couple of photos of the Cherokee cubs line
10th to 20th September
Added photos of the interactive 2002 day at the Scout
New scout email alert service is launched
Updated legoland pages with details and letters of
this years trip.
5th September to 9th September
All the beavers pages are now updated with the new
Working on updated email alerts on the scouts site.
A couple of the explorers have updated the colour
scheme and title of the explorer site.
24th August to 4th September
We have run out of room. We currently have a 50mb
server that is now full. We will be upgrading to a 500mb server in the
next couple of months and adding lots of extra services and facilities.
Removed lots of old graphics files from the site to
gain some space
Found and removed some old pages that were not being
used anymore. General clean up of the site
New website advertising posters have been produced and
are displayed in the scout hut.
Legoland and interactive 2002 pages updated with new
information and letters.
22nd to 23rd August
Currently replacing all of the forms on the site with
a form from a different provider as the previous one has now closed
16th to 21st August
New chat rooms added to the scout and explorer pages.
New group chat room will appear soon.
10th - 15th August
New graphics and layout implemented on the Scouts
8th to 9th August
Implementing new materials graphics and colours to the
cubs and beavers pages.
11th July to 7th August
Added photos of the Cumbaree 2002 Scouts and Explorer
Summer Camp. Also added daily online reports throughout the week away.
Added photos of the District camp.
Lots of extra tweaks and extra facilities being added
this summer, ready to be in operation in September.
added photos of weston woods and mad hatters tea party
to Chickasaw beavers page.
12th June to 10th July
Blimey has it been a month since I've updated this
what's new page. Well I have been very busy and so has the website.
Photos have been added for the carnival and gun run
for all sections. What a great turn out.
Photos added for the Gilwell Beaver and Cub Funday
Soap box derby pages have been updated with 2002
details. Posters, letters and diagrams.
Award work pages have been updated for all sections
and details of the new awards will be added shortly.
Added details of inter@ctive 2002 activity day that is
being organised by the Scouts and Guides.
Added a new form to the group forms page, p5
8th - 11th June
Added pages on the Scouts weekend patrol camp.
Added clipart page to the leaders area.
Am working on slimming the website down. I will be
moving the videos to another server and will be removing some old
downloads (old certificates and wallpapers)
5th - 7th June
updated the experience 2002 pages
added details of new badges and award programme to the
31st May to 4th June
Scouts went to Experience 2002 camp in leicestershire
and we have added some photos of the camp.
24th to 30th May
Added Group Jubilee Competition Page
Updated the District Soap Box Derby pages with
instructions on how to build a kart.
Added report on the Beavers Fire Station Visit
Added Scouts backwoods cooking scores.
21st to 23rd May
Finished the new group communications page
added some agm reports
added photos of the explorers in derbyshire
31st April to 20th May
Almost finished the group communications page.
Added photos of the Tuesday scout troops weekend at
Added photos of the Cherokees Cubs at District Sixers
and Seconders camp.
Added photos of Jed at the District Cyclocross.
18th to 30th April
Have added photos from the Scouts
photographer night and
generation game night.
Added photos of the Cheyenne beavers trip to the
Added photos of the
St Georges Day parade.
11th to 17th April
Working on new group communications page giving links
to live chat, message boards, votes and contact details. Will launch
late this month or early may.
tobogganing so I
have added a page of photos.
10th march to 10th April
Loads of changes in the last month. Trying to organise
the main part of the site.
Have updated the Group HQ
pages to now reference different Group activities, like millennium
celebrations, parades, carnival, jubilee celebrations etc....
AGM area updated and
The Explorer Area
has been tidied up.
New parade pages.
New district area
Soap Box Derby page has been updated and moved to
Working on Jamboree pages
to show details of past and present representatives at the world
Lots of updates to the Scouts area with more photos
added, more reports of events. New 'how to' guides added to the camp
Removed lots of redundant pages and pictures. Trying
to free up space as we don't have much room left on our server.
Updated the supporters area with new heading and quick
links. Added photos of barn dance.
22nd Feb to 8th March
I will have to learn to update this page more regular.
Erased the venture area now. All reports are now added
to the explorer area.
New prize draw added on the scouts area.
Updated some areas of the site that refer to uniform.
Welcome packs, now have info on new uniform.
Updated the Summerfield nursery page.
12th to 21st Feb
New Virtual chat meetings organised in the scout area.
Karting report and survival camp report with photos
added to the scout area.
7th Feb to 12th Feb
Added the Mount Longdon Explorers Newsletter. Made by
them on a evening.
Working on new camp planning kit and badgework pages
for the scout area.
2nd Feb to 6th Feb
New Group Forms added to the forms page.
Updated the comanche cubs contact page
Added photos of the cheyenne paper aeroplane night
24th Jan to 1st Feb 2002
More improvements added to the site. Reorganised the
Cherokee cubs pages and currently working on the Comanche cubs pages.
Will hopefully finish the minor improvements on the
site over the next week. Trying to increase the websites benefits with
added information pages, more submission features and as a communication
19th - 23rd January 2002
Added lots of stuff. Have added photos in the scouts
Sorted out and reorganised the beavers area. Cheyenne
Working on distributing email addresses to all
leaders. So far have cherokee cubs, ridgway scouts, chickasaw beavers
and mount longdon explorer scouts.
Trying to make the site easier to navigate and find
things. Pages have been moved about physically to make it easier to
update pages. (This may mean that the search engines may give out some
dead links. But we can live with that)
15th January to 18th January
Added photos to the scouts activity world and shooting
Added details about change of dates for survival camp.
Sorted out some of the main pages in the explorer area
and added new programme.
12th January to 14th January
Minor tweaks to the Scouts page. Links to the uniform
info sheet from the letters page and uniform page.
Recommendations on the chat room and message board
4th January - 11th January
Added loads more to the Scouts Page. Message Board,
Links Board, Photo centre, contacts list.
Also added details of this years winter camp as well
as the de-briefing day competition.
Added Xmas tree competition photo on chickasaw beavers
Cleaning up and tidying site and promoting it more
within the sections.
8th December to 3rd January
A brand new structure to the Scout Area
New communications area with chat room, sms alerts,
email alerts and more.. Also tweaked the look and redid the menus.
added magic eye pictures to the fun pages.
Minor tweaks all round the site.
Working on the transfer over to explorers so we are
currently organising the explorer site.
19th November to 7th December
Lots of changes happening in the scout group.
I have been working on a new 'leader resource cd-rom'
for our leaders. We now have new forms in the group as well. I will try
to include all of the forms on the website shortly.
Added a couple of reports to the scouts page.
I am working on a reorganised site for the new year so
29th October to 18th November
Been very busy and haven't updated the site as much as
I should have.
We won the soap box derby. I have added photos and
scores as well as a video on the media page.
6th to 28th October
Updated the look of each section page and cleaned up
Added details of the scoutcar race being held at
Added details of Scouts Pathfinder and Challenge
14th September to 15th October
Added details of the legoland trip
Updating the look of the front page.
New email redirecting system has now been implemented
so that email for each section is directed straight to their leaders
5th to 13th Sep
Updated some of the scouts camping pages. They have
returned from water activity weekend so I have adapted the pages to
incorporate last years and this years. Will have photos soon.
Added report on the closing of the Comanche Cub Pack.
2nd to 4th Sep
Added report on falconry display by Ben one of our
Added photos on the cheyenne beavers trip to shefford
30th August - 1st September
Updated the supporters association page to make it
easy to find details of fundraising events and easier to update.
24th to 29th August
Updated the look of each section website to make it
easier to find information and easier to update.
Removed news pages from each section websites as these
were not being used
Added a summer camp index page to the scouts site.
20th August to 23rd August
Made changes to the Scouts page.
22nd July to 19th August
Been on summer camp with scouts. Added charnwood 2001
page with photos. Working on some visual updates over the site.
Fine tuning the site and adding reports so that the
site in ready for september.
21st July 2001
Added Patrol camp page with photos.
Added Chickasaw beavers independence night photos.
Added Cherokee cubs london eye visit.
Added Cherokee cubs district camp photos.
4th June to 16th July
Forgot to write things here for a while.
No major changes but there are new pages with photos
Cherokees on District Sixers and Seconders camp
Cherokees on District Cub camp.
Photos of the carnival 2001.
This website had a mention in the Sunday Times
Updated some of the sections programmes.
29th May to 3rd June
Added to photos of the younger scouts hike and camp to
the Scouts camp page
Added page with photos on the Phasels wood camp of
Added photos of the AGM
Working on a World Jamboree area.
5th to 28th May
I've got my Laptop back. It's only been away for 1.5
months to fix a hinge. I am now starting an anti Tempo campaign.
Added photos of london aquarium visit and sainsburys
bakery visitto the cheyenne beavers page.
AGM page added and most reports added.
2nd May to 4th May
Added photos and details of the Chickasaws Cress head
Lightened the photos of the st georges day parade.
28th April to 1st May
Updated the Scouts area.
Added details of Activity World as well as details on
our Census 2001.
Added winners of the Supporters beetle drive.
20th to 27th April
Added details on scouts radio hike
Added Cherokee programme for may to july.
Updated discriptions of sections on each section page.
Added St Georges day photos and write up.
18th April to 19th April
More photos of the isle of Wight venture 2001 added.
RSPB page added to the Cherokee site
Who wants to be a millionaire page added on the Scout
15th March to 17th April 2001
No major changes have taken place over the past month
due to the lack of computer. The webmasters computer is currently with
Have added details of the Ventures trip to the Isle of
Added photos of Ventures on the Isle of Wight
Added details of Supporters Beetle Drive
I am working on a revamp of the Ventures website.
7th to 14th March
Updated supporters pages with totals of money raised.
Added a new guest book. Please sign in and give your
20th February to 6th March 2001
Not a large amount of updates recently due to a change
in internet service provider and a update of operating system to windows
2000. I installed a firewall on my network which caused problems in
uploading the website.
Added photos of the Supporters jumble sale and barn
A few small tweaks around the site.
Finishing off the wap site.
15th - 19th February 2001
Added egg race to scouts page.
Won another award.
Added some reports to the beaver sites.
12th - 14th February 2001
Updated Beaver Colonies sites.
We've won a golden web award.
8th to 11th February 2001
Updated the leaders page with more links and
Survival camp page updated with pictures.
Jumble sale page updated.
5th to 7th February 2001
Each section area has had a revamp as well as the cub
and beaver page. They have been designed to make it easier to get the
information you are looking for.
New programmes online for the comanche cubs and the
Venture scout added to the front page photo.
Meeting dates added to the leaders page.
New website promotion pack is being distrubuted to all
the group leaders.
1st to 4th February 2001
Re designed the venture area, canging the colour as
well as added some graphics.
24th to 31st January 2001
Added Red Nose Day page
We won an award
updated supporters area. Added quiz sheet winners
21st to 23rd January 2001
Changed the opening page. Added new photo and changed
some of the layout.
Added Scout Programme.
15th - 20th January 2001
Changed some of the index page.
Added a few more photos to the winter camp page and
Some new programmes now online.
13th - 14th January 2001
Added details of the jumble sale.
Trying to inprove the usability of the site (any
12th January 2001
Organised the venture area and added a few pages.
Added the new scout logo to the opening page.
11th January 2001
Added a camps page and photo gallery to the ventures
17th December - 9th January
Lots of changes to the site over the Christmas
New Online Shop page to help raise funds for the Scout
Group. (so far over £15 has been made)
New World news page which will be improved over the
next couple of weeks.
New wap page coming soon.
The Scouts Winter camp pages have changed and a Winter
camp 2001 page has been added with photos.
A report on the District shooting competition was
Added a photo of the scout hut in the snow to the
Group HQ page.
10th - 17th December
Added Scouts co-op table
Added report in the paper on our gsl leaving
Working on a shopping page.
4th - 9th December
Lot's of little changes to the web site. (Icons, Menus
Tidied up the join now, what is scouting and links
Added report for the chickasaws lord mayors parade
Working on a new world news page.
Working on a wap site,
viewable on mobile phones.
New Stotfold Information Page on the links page.
29th November - 3rd December
We have moved server (New Linux 50mb server)
Changed the heading and join now pictures on each
Added a email/header bar to the top of each page.
Moving server has given us a chance to reorganize the
website. You can now get to each sections pages direct by following
with the name of the section. (ie
Added some donated photos to the remembrance day page.
I am working on a new competition, which will be
running by the end of the week.
23rd - 28th November
Added photos of the scouts ready steady cook night
Added a 360 degree photo of the scouts November camp
Trying to sort out some of the broken links
Added beavers Halloween photos
Added Scouts games night photos
20th - 22nd November
I am working on improving the layout of the website,
as you may have noticed from the slight redesign on the front page.
Have a big problem that I have run out of space on our
11th - 19th November
Changed some of the layout to the front page
Updated the supporters page
Games night was run and the page updated.
Updated the opening page to each section.
6th - 11th November
Added more photos to the scouts camps page.
Remembrance Day page added
Fixed all of the forms on the site as these have not
been working for the past month.
1st - 5th November
Fireworks night has been moved due to bad weather.
Ventures have added there Stotfold Witch Project page
with a trailer they made on a venture night.
Now have past summer camps on the Scout Camps page,
15th - 30th October 2000
New website newsletter released now
Worked on the Scouts camp page
Scouts entered the challenge hike and we now have a
page on it.
Added video of raft race.
11th - 14th October 2000
We now have a link to the biggleswade scout site and
they have a link back.
Put GSL's AGM report online.
Have new minutes and reports page on the leaders page.
Added meeting timetable to the leaders page.
10th October 2000
Added Webb ivory page
Updated the supporters page
Updated the media page and uploaded video clip of the
4th - 9th October 2000
Finished Scouts Children in need page
Added comet article to the news page
Cubs won the challenge hike. Added report.
3rd October 2000
Had lots of problems with the website over the past
week so I have not managed to upload anything. We ran out of space on
our dedicated server, so we have moved some of the items to another site
and corrected the links.
Added Scouts Children in need page
26th September 2000
Added new Scout programme
25th September 2000
Added the Comanche programme for Oct - Dec 2000
22nd September 2000
Added new animated flash banner to the top on the
13th September to 21st September
Added Water activity weekend photos
Started on a new off site activities page
New Venture programme added
Major changes in the code of the pages
12th September 2000
Added Scouts in the news page
11th September 2000
New and improved games page
Added colouring book to beavers page.
8th September 2000
Descriptions added to Kandersteg 2000 photos
Updates all round.
1st September to 6th September
Added new Cheyenne beaver programme
Added all of the pictures of summer camp
Added more activities to the activity page
Now have a map of the area with hotspots where you can
click to see what activities we do in that area.
Added pictures of Kandersteg 2000 scout summer camp.
Enhanced the programme table at top of opening page
New weekly programme added to the top of the start
Added camp page to the Scout area
New Chickasaw beaver programme now online
Updated Kandersteg 2000 area after there return.
Added letters page to scout section
Added a little walking man to the Scout Programme
Added description of beetle drive to the supporters
Added a on site
activities section giving details of what activities we can offer at
the Scout hut.
Done some minor tweaks to the site. I haven't had a
huge amount of time to work on the site at the moment as I'm planning
the Scout summer camp to Switzerland.
Added new site rating awards to front page. Family
Updated Scout and venture programmes
Working on some new areas to add to the site.
Added Cherokee cubs programme for the new term.
Started work on a news article page showing any
articles that have been in the news recently regarding the 1st Stotfold
Added page about the possibility of the Scout Troop
splitting into 2 Troops.
Added a little dancing dot to the Scouts page.
Made some major changes to the code of the website. It
should now be compatible with even more browsers. Thank god I don't do
this for a living.
Added Beetle drive page
Made some corrections
Added all AGM reports to the sections
Added Scout programme
Added both beaver colonies agm reports.
Added more photos to Scouts raft race and carnival
Added more photos to comanche carnival pages.
Added Put young people first document on leaders page
Added a couple of icons
Added email update form box on front screen.
Added the winner to the search and explore
Had a play about with the look of the site
(Might not look like much of a change to you but it was a lot of work
Added plea for more help with Monday Scouts.
Removed web ring graphic from front page.
Added information/news to Scouts page
Added the scores for the Supporters treasure hunt
Added graphics to the venture page
added a clue to the competition
Put temporary programme on the Scout page
It's been one week since launch and we have had a
huge amount of positive feedback.
Now got pictures of the millennium campfire
Photos of the carnival on the comanches and chickasaw
More photos on the scout raft race page.
Added more photos of gun run and carnival
Tweaks to venture page
Added concept models of plans for the Scout hut on the
Group HQ page.
Added a games page as requested by the Scouts
Minor tweaks and updates
Starting to add a group HQ page
Added photos of the raft race
Added more photos to the gun run
Added photos of Scouts at carnival
Got the site ready for launch
Added Welcome note
Finished competition site
Finalising the site ready for launch.
We are now added to Yahoo! and other search engines.
Added more pictures of carnival
Added Welcome pack for beavers
Added pictures of the carnival found in the papers.
Added millennium celebrations page
Added pictures of millennium camp.
Added icons on main pages
Changed font size
Added more photos to cub and scout photo galleries.
Added instructions for competition launch on 30th
Added new jokes page
Added picture of scout hut
Added pictures of cub packs
Added this what's new page
Added News page to scouts and cherokees
Added Welcome packs to Scouts and Cubs Pages
What is Scouting Page
who meets when and where page so you can find
out meeting times and who to contact details for each section.