Boys' Brigade

Boys Brigade

Boys' Brigade is the oldest national voluntary organisation for boys. Founded in 1883 and now found in over 60 countries across the world. The object of the Boys' Brigade is the advancement of Christ's Kingdom among boys and the promotion of habits of Obedience, Reverence, Self- Respect, and all that tends towards a true Christian manliness. The company is divided into 3 sections,             In the Anchor Boys (5-8 years), the emphasis is on games and fun activities while the Juniors (8-11 years) there is a mixture of games, achievements and badge work. Subjects covered include first aid, bicycle safety, Bible Study, map reading, crafts, cooking and music
In the Company Section boys (11-16 years) take part in a range of activities as well as working for their Presidents and Queen's badges.
Officers are volunteers and have to undergo training, which is organised by the BB nationally or locally. The company meets every Monday in term time at the Church.

                                                                         6.30-8.00 pm All Ages

All sections wear a uniform that consists of a blue polo or buttoned shirt, red or blue sweatshirt and grey or black trousers. Uniform is hired and replaced as and when necessary.