Welcome to 5th Louth Buíon Setanta

This site is primarily used to communicate up to date information to both our scouts and their parents. It also serves as a media centre for our group. You can follow the news stories by email or by using Twitter. Also, be sure to check the photo gallery to see some moments from our past exploits!

If you'd like more information about scouting in Dundalk, and particularly how membership in Buíon Setanta might benefit your child, don't hesitate to contact us and we'll arrange to send you some information or meet for a chat.

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Charnwood Jamboree 2019

Buíon Setanta Scout Section are planning to attend Charnwood Jamboree 2019.

What is Charnwood?

Charnwood is an International Scout and Guide Camp organised by Leicestershire Scouts and Girlguiding Leicestershire and we are pleased to say that Charnwood will be returning in 2019 over the week 27th July – 3rd August 2019 at Cattows Farm, Leicestershire. This will be the 9th Charnwood ever held.

Once again, it will be an amazing camp full of fun and friendship, so come and join us here in Leicestershire.

Scouts and Guides aged 10 to 14 will be camping in sub-camps and we will have a whole range of exciting activities planned for them to enjoy.

See http://www.charnwood.org


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Cú Chuliann Challenge Gear List

All gear should fit in a large Rucksack:

  • Sleeping Bag
  • Foam Sleeping Mat
  • Raincoat with Hood
  • Waterproof Trousers
  • Spare trousers
  • Warm Hoodie / Jumper / Fleece
  • 2 T-Shirts
  • Underwear (extra Socks)
  • Woolly Hat
  • Scarf
  • Gloves
  • Hiking Boots
  • Full Scout Uniform
  • Mess Kit (plate, bowl, cup, bottle, knife, fork, spoon, tea towel) all labelled, plastic or metal only
  • Torch
  • Personal first aid kit
  • Wash kit & Towel
  • Sun Cream