28th Hammersmith Scouts Sponsored Thames Path Walk

News at Kerr & Co | 23/05/2024


Kerr and Co are proud to sponsor the 28th Hammersmith Scout Group Sponsored Thames Walk - Saturday June 1st from Hammersmith Bridge to Ravenscourt Park.


They have three different age group sections taking part who will each walk different paths, all finishing at the same time in Ravenscourt Park for a family picnic.
Beaver Colony (6-8yrs):  Starting  Hammersmith Bridge at 2pm and finishing at 4pm in Ravenscourt Park.  Approximate distance 3.5 miles (8 beavers walking)
Cub Pack (8-10.5yrs): Starting at 12pm Hammersmith Bridge and finishing at 4pm in Ravenscourt Park.  Approximate distance 7 miles (15 cubs walking)
Scout Troop (10.5-14yrs): Starting at 10am in Ravenscourt Park and finishing at 4pm in Ravenscourt Park.  Approximate distance 10 miles (18 scouts walking)

With over 40 kids taking part, plus another 6 young leaders (14-18yrs) helping plus leaders , If you are out and about in Ravenscourt Park please give them your support and help them on their way !

The 28th Hammersmit Scout group are based in Shepherds Bush in West London and provide youth activities to the local community.  The group  have been in existence since 1922 in the area and with over 70  members members ranging from age 6 to 14 years old.  The aim of Scouts is to build and develop young people's confidence, sense of adventure and outdoor skills, as well as encouraging them to explore their beliefs and attitudes.  With youth services limited in Lonodn the Scouts give a lifeline and an opportunity to give young people the space to be creative and offer them the independence to put these skills into practice at camps and even on international trips.

Kerr and Co proud to continue to sponsor our local scout group and support their fundrising to help continue their good work and provide support to the young people and their volunteers in Hammersmith and Shepherds Bush