Competition Winners

Date: 10th Jan 2021 Author: Chelmsford Scouts

In November 2020, we launched our first Virtual District Festive Challenges. During these difficult times, we are keen to continue engaging with our young people and love seeing the fun activities you are getting up to at home.

Our challenges were split into 3 areas: Christmassy Crafts, Festive Food and Christmas Cheer.

Decorate a gingerbread house
Beaver: Jessica – 25th Chelmsford
Cubs: Tom B – 1st Danbury
Scouts: Alex H – 1st Danbury

Christmas pudding
Ella Rose Blake – 25th Chelmsford Cubs

Make a Reindeer themed food
Ella Rose Blake – 25th Chelmsford Cubs

Make snowman themed food
Oliver Abraham – 1st Danbury

Make a Yule log
Beaver: Josh wood – Chelmsford village
Lars Wilks – Chelmer Village

Make a Christmas card
Arthur Baldock – 1st Danbury cubs

Make and decorate biscuits
Arthur B –  1st Danbury

Make and decorate Christmas cakes
Oscar C – 1st Danbury

Make a themed snowman craft
Arthur B – 1st Danbury

Make a Christmas wreath
Arthur B – 1st Danbury

Make something using hand prints
Arthur B – 1st Danbury

Make a salt dough decoration
Tom Barker – 1st Danbury

Make a Santa sleigh
Oliver Abraham – 1st Danbury

Make a decoration using string
Oliver Abraham – 1st Danbury

Make a bird feeder
Arthur B – 1st Danbury

Decorate a stone
Arthur B – 1st Danbury

A message from our Co-District Commissioners
Thank you to all of our wonderful members who took part in our 2020 Festive Challenges, we thoroughly enjoyed looking at all of your entires and seeing the amazing things you have been getting up to! We are currently in the process of getting badges printed, we will get these out to participants as soon as possible.
– Leanne & Suzanne

Overall Winner:
Congratulations to Albert Arthur Baldock from 1st Danbury Cubs who has been chosen as the overall winner for the whole competition!

Special Thank You!
We would also like to give a special mention and a huge thank you to Oscar and Ruben for their very generous food donations. We’d also like to mention Tom for his fantastic parcel to somebody less fortunate than himself.



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