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259 Bomb Squad

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The Activity will take place at Redmires reservoirs. The scouts will have to obtain the correct equipment and illuminate the teams beacon to destroy the 'bomb'. Meanwhile the leaders will be patrolling, as the the scouts have to avoid them.


First Aid kits
'bomb' - boom stick
'equipment' - hairspray, tennis ball, pioneering pole (X3)
'beacon' - Lantern (X3)


The scouts will be split into there patrols, they will be briefed about what they are going to do.
objective: The task will be to collect all items (hairspray, tennis ball, pioneering pole) from bases upon the hill. Without being seen or heard they must retrieve the items that have their color on them, once they have gathered the items they must turn on their beacon which will be also in the field, which will be the target to be 'destroyed'. To destroy the target they must find the firing zone and with help from a leader shoot the cannon to 'destroy' the beacon. The scouts are to bring there own torches but are bot advised to use them unless they are needed otherwise the game wont work.

general injury's - at each base will be a leader with a first aid kit and phone.
Boom stick - A certified firing expert will aid in the firing, if the leader feels like it is too much of a danger they will not let the scouts fire cannon.
communication - The megaphone will be located at the firing zone if needed
minimal light - all scout are to have a torch IF IT IS NEEDED

An email to be sent out two days before activity to tell parents that adiquette footwear and clothing will need to be warn otherwise the scout will be sent home


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