County Squirrel Scout Fun Day 2024

Date: 12th May 2024 Location: Puxton Park, Cowslip Lane, Banwell, Weston-Super-Mare,

Date:                      Sunday 12th May 2024

Location:             Cowslip Ln, Hewish, Banwell, Weston-super-Mare, BS24 6AH

Time:                    Arrive for a 10am start – groups can be booked in at the main entrance from 9.45am. The day will finish at 4.00pm

Cost:                      £13.00 per Squirrel which includes a Squirrel Day badge to wear on your uniform. Leaders are free of charge at a ratio of 1:4 Squirrels.

Any additional leaders/young leaders will need to pay an admission fee of £13.00.

Home Contact:  All Dreys need to arrange their own InTouch system.

All Squirrels and leaders need to wear full uniform and/or a group t-shirt and scarf, bring a packed lunch, drink and coat. There is time allocated to spend in the shop and a maximum of £8.00 spending money has been suggested.

First aid facilities are provided but it would be advisable to bring a small/travel kit with you to deal with any minor incidents. Leaders will be responsible for their Drey’s health forms and should have them during the visit.

The County programme team will be taking photos at the event to promote Scouting, these will be published on the Somerset Scout County website, and social media pages, if any of your Squirrels are unable to have photos taken please identify them on the booking form (below).

Full details are on the Information Sheet and Booking Form which can be downloaded by selecting the buttons below.

For more information about the attractions please visit

If your dray would like to join us at Puxton Park on Sunday 12th May 2024, please show an interest by contacting me, before Sunday 7th April, by email to confirming approximate numbers.  Completed forms can be emailed or sent to me.

Payment should be sent by Faster Payment to:

Account Name: Somerset County Scout Council
Sort Code: 30-98-45
Account Number: 69926560
Reference: SFD24 and your Group name

If paying by cheque please send to:- Tricia Sedgbeer 2 Crown Lane Creech, Heathfield, TAUNTON TA3 5EU . Cheques should be made payable to Somerset County Scout Council.

Payments must be made by 21st April 2024

I hope we have provided all the information required, but if you have any questions or need further clarification. Please do not hesitate to contact us.

Jana Truby                                                                           Tricia Sedgbeer
Assistant  County Commissioner- Squirrels                  Deputy County Commissioner – Programme
Somerset County Scouts                                                  Somerset County Scouts
Tel: 07768 373550                                                          Tel: 07528-748488


Puxton Park, Cowslip Lane, Banwell, Weston-Super-Mare,

Put your phone down and what are you left with? Just teamwork, courage and the skills to succeed.’
Bear Grylls, Chief Scout Bear Grylls