8-10½ years: Learn skills and have adventures with friends
Cubs jumping into water

About Cubs

Cubs was formed in 1916 and is for young people, boys and girls, between the ages of 8 and 10. As a Cub you will get a chance to try lots of different activities. If you do them properly you will get a badge which you can wear on your uniform. Cub Scouts also get to go camping.


We have two Cub Packs which meet weekly:

Collingwood Cubs 

Wednesday – 7:15pm – 8:45pm

Nelson Cubs

Friday – 6pm – 7:30pm

Two cubs talking

Cub Leaders


Cub Leader – Helen Goulding

Assistant Cub Leader – Rachel Brown

Assistant Cub Leader – Cameron Young

Pack Assistant Cubs – Darren Middleton

Pack Assistant Cubs – Kathryn Stephenson

Pack Assistant Cubs – Dave Edwards



Cub Leader – Nev Greenwood

Assistant Cub Leader – Helen Sproat

Occasional Helper Cubs – Joanne Robinson

Cubs camping

Uniform and Badges

All Cubs must wear the Cub Scout uniform.


The group polo shirt, which is our summer uniform can be purchased via Parent Pay


The Cub Sweatshirt, our dress and winter uniform, can be obtained from local suppliers

Outdoor World, Whitley Bay (All Sections)

or can be ordered online 

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