Welcome to the Ignite 2013 Website

The Salvation Army Scout and Guide Centenary Camp was be held for the between 3rd and 10th August in Great Britain. Over 600 Scouts and Guides took part in adventurous, exciting and creative activities, making international Scout friends, joining in the parties and other fun events.

Over the coming weeks we will be uploading content about the camp and sharing news of the upcoming centenary year programme.

Salvation Army Scouting and Guiding has a long tradition of International camps.
For more information contact info@ignite2013.org

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Are you Ready? – The Ignite Video

If you need to download a copy of the video for use in a presentation, etc., please email robc@ignite2013.org

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Feedback

If you were at Ignite2013, please let us have your feedback.

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Newsletters

You can now download the Burning Blaze newsletters. Click on the picture below.
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Photos

We’re rearranging the website a bit so that it loads quickly – It will take a while to get them all in place but shouldn’t be too long.

If you have photos from your group that you would like to share, please get in touch.
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Day One

The camp got off to a great start with groups arriving throughout the day from around the world.

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In the early evening all the campers joined together for the first Gathering.

There was live music from the band and some great games to get no know each other and join in together.

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After the gathering there was a barbeque to get to know people a bit better.

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1 Day to go

All the staff are now on site and the build team is in full flow. Groups from Norway and else’s have started setting up there camp and the flag poles are in place.

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Advice For Coaches

 

If you are coming to Ignite in a coach, you will want to approach the site from Chingford along Bury Road, not via Daws Hill as it is not suitable for coaches. Click on the image before for a map showing how to get to Gilwell Park.

Gilwell Park Directions

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2 days to go…

The marques are going up and groups from Norway, France and Belgium have arrived. The build team have also arrived and are getting started building of the camp.

Today has been the hottest day of the year in London but should cool down by the weekend.

With 2 days to go until the camp officially opens, this is what the main field looks like this morning.

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3 Days to go!

It’s only three days until Ignite 2013 starts. Tomorrow, the wardens team move into the site and begin building the camp. Today all the teams are doing the last minute preparations.

The weather forecast for Gilwell on Saturday is a pleasant 22°C and slightly warmer on Sunday so remember to pack your sun screen.
The map below shows the layout of the camp – we’re all together in the large Branchett field with most activities taking place in that area as well.

Gilwell map Ignite 2013

Want to know which sub camp you are in and who your neighbours are going to be, take a look at the lists below

Sub Camp – Robert Baden Powell

Sub Camp Leader: Major Howard Russell

  • Williamstown
  • Medway
  • Bergen
  • FRANCE/BELGIUM – Younger Group
  • Haugesund
  • Moss
  • Nedre Eiker
  • Risca
  • Australia
  • Tempelscouterna

Sub Camp – Olave Baden Powell

Sub Camp Leader: Sue Matthews

  • Sittingbourne
  • Holland
  • Lørenskog
  • Canada
  • Sweden

Sub Camp – William Booth

Sub Camp Leaders: Major David Jepson, Major David Squirell

  • Batley
  • Bournemouth
  • Upper Norwood
  • FRANCE/BELGIUM – Older Group
  • Kristiansand
  • Mosjoen
  • Oslo
  • Sandvika
  • Solheimsviken
  • Tistedal/Aremark
  • Vellinge
  • Lincoln

 

 

 

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The Badges are here

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We thought you’d like to see the camp badges which have just arrived in the post! We’ll be sending these out to groups in Europe early next week. For Groups from Australia, Africa and North America, we’ll contact you to find out if you would like us to post them.

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