Venture Annual Camp Shielbaggan 2015

  • Published: August 25th, 2015
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Matthew Gaynor of the De La Salle Ventures gives an account of their 5 night stay in Shielbaggan Adventure Centre last month, which included a day trip to Oakwood theme park in Wales.

Column: Competitions from an outside perspective – where has it come from and where is it going?

A Venture Scout who has been there, bought the t-shirt and ironed the neckerchief – An account from Matthew Gaynor on what the County Challenge is about and where it is going in the future.

County Ventures Adventure Weekend In Duncannon, Co. Wexford.

The DLS Ventures joined the rest of the County Ventures for a weekend in Duncannon Co. Wexford last weekend (19th-21st March). Conditions were superb. Here’s what Matt Gaynor had to say about it all.

Venture Scout Matt Gaynor reports in on the Mini-Belt Log 2014

Our Venture Scouts took part in the first Mimi-Belt of it’s kind in Waterford a few weeks back, read on to find out how they got on.

Ventures Lugnaquilla Hike 2014

  • Published: May 12th, 2014
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Last March a group of De La Salle Ventures accompanied the Abbeyside Ventures on a hike up Lugnaquilla in the Wicklow Mountains, here’s the expedition report from Matthew Gaynor, in the typical Venture fashion of 2 months late.

Ventures head to Dublin to see what all the hype is about.

The Ventures were hearing about this place 180 kilometres north of Waterford called Dublin, apparently the capital. Here’s what they found out.

DLS Scouts support secret air crash exercise

  • Published: November 19th, 2013
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Last weekend the Group was asked by Paddy Kelly (of the 13th Scouts and the Order of Malta) to provide support and a campsite for a secret air crash exercise at Waterford Regional Airport

Venture Scouts visit to An Pobal 2013

On Friday at  7pm 11 Ventures, Neillers and Riordan meet on Mayors Walk to get the gear ready to load when it arrived.

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

Becky & Emily win the ZOMBIE MPC Photo Competition

  • Published: November 10th, 2012
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Well done to Becky Tubritt McEvoy from the 3rd DLS Scouts who came 1st in the Zombie MPC photo comp while Emily Costello from the DLS Venture Scouts came 2nd.