Beara Way Completion

  • Published: August 5th, 2013
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Four long distance hikers from the Waterford Scout County are just back from completing the Beara Way which is the best long distance walking route in Ireland. The Beara Way runs for 196km around the spectacular Atlantic peninsula shared by Cork and Kerry and includes circuits of Dursey Island and

DLS ‘Ultimate Hikers’ complete Slovakia’s Nízke Tatry Ridge on the E8 Trail

  • Published: July 15th, 2013
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Two of De La Salle Scout Group’s ‘Ultimate Hikers’ Eoin Kelly (3rd Cubs and DLS Rovers) and Colm Ennis (DLS Online Editor) have completed the Nízke Tatry Ridge in Slovakia.

A message from the Group Treasurer about the upcoming Annual Flag Weekend

Our Annual Flag selling weekend is coming up on the Weekend of 22nd 23rd & 24th February. With big cutbacks in Grants to Groups like ourselves we have become increasingly reliant on Fundraising. Unfortunately the income from fundraising over the last couple of years has fallen due to a number

Winter West Highland Way Completion

  • Published: January 8th, 2013
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Three long distance hikers from the Waterford Scout County are just back from a winter completion of the West Highland Way in Scotland

GR20 Corsica High Level Route completed by DLS Team

Two mountaineers from the De La Salle Scout Group have successfully completed the GR20 High Level Route on the mountainous Mediterranean island of Corsica.

Traverse of Ireland completed by DLS Scout Group Team

The E8 European long distance path is one of the European long-distance paths, leading 4700km across Europe, from West Cork to Istanbul in Turkey. The Irish E8 path which runs from Dursey Head to Dun Laoighre

Hogmanay on the Ben

The De La Salle Scout Group Leadership team were represented by Eoin Kelly (3rd Cubs) and Colm Ennis (3rd Scouts) on a Scottish winter expedition recently. Despite heavy rain and snow, occasional storm force winds and overall properly tough Scottish midwinter conditions, the lads put in an impressive mountaineering performance.

Tree planting ceremony in People’s Park

The Mayor of Waterford, Cllr. Mary Roche, and the De La Salle Scouts and Band took part in a tree planting ceremony at The People’s Park on Saturday 12th March. This ceremony recognised that trees are an essential part of our environment and by doing something as simple as planting

Group receives SQS Excellence Award

Group Leader, Owen Riordan has confirmed that the De La Salle Scout Group was awarded the System of Quality Scouting Excellence Award for 2009. The SQS Award is a quality strategy adopted by Scouting Ireland that challenges Groups, Counties, Provinces and National Teams to provide a high standard of Scouting to its

Registration Night to be held

All members and parents are reminded that the De La Salle Scout Group Registration night will be held in the Den on Wednesday 4th November 2009 from 7.30pm.  It is imperative that Registration fees be paid each year as it registers your child for the year with HQ in Dublin so they

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