The following information is intended to explain a little bit about who we are in Ponteland.
The BB is a youth organisation of the Christian Church and as well as the many varied activities which the boys take part in, our aim is to present the Christian message in a relevant and meaningful way.
We meet each Tuesday evening during school term, from 6.00 p.m. until 9.00 p.m., in the Methodist Church Hall, Ponteland. The different sections meet at the following times
The Captain is
Mr Leslie Dodd
and the BB is run by a group of volunteer officers and helpers. All the staff are registered with the Boys Brigade and have undergone training relevant to the age group they work with.
We plan a varied and interesting programme of activities, some of which are outlined below:
a.. Achievement Award Scheme
b.. Indoor and outdoor team games
c.. Annual Weekend away/camp
d.. Inter Company competitions
e.. Games and Craft
f.. Storytelling and Singing
g.. Church Parade Services (approximately 5 per year)
h.. Joint Boys and Girls Brigade Carol Service
i.. Fund Raising (we usually hold 2 coffee mornings each year)