Boys Brigade

Boys Brigade members displayed their skills to friends and members of the congregation at their Open Night.


New session begins on 1st September check all the dates for this term below.

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The Boys Brigade meets weekly on a Friday evening using the church hall and BB Hut. The BB is open to all boys in the community and girls can join too. It is one of the few uniformed organisations in the town and serves as a form of outreach. The BB holds regular church services throughout the year and camping plays a major part of their pursuits. No electricity, no water - just fun for all.


The Boys Brigade is divided into three sections according to age.

The Anchor Section meet between 6pm and 7pm in the Church Hall and caters for boys and girls in Primary 2 and 3. Activities include Team games, Story telling, Football, Hockey, Basketball, Parachute and other fun things.

The Junior Section meet between 6.30pm and 7.45pm in the BB Hut for boys or girls in Primary 4,5 and 6. Activities include Drill, Trampoline, Volleyball, Team games, and Badge work. Junior Section members are eligible to attend BB Camps.

The Company Section meet in the BB Hut at 7.15pm and is open to boys and girls in Primary 7 and Secondary School. They have a formal Opening Service in full uniform followed by Badge work. There is a new system with the Compass Award and Discovery Award badges, which includes work in the community, recreation and skills. Members must attain a minimum number of points in a session to be awarded the badge. The physical activities which follow include Drill, PT warm ups, Vaulting, Mat work and 5-a-side Dodge ball.



Anchor Section : Primary 2 & 3

6:00pm - 7pm in Church Hall


Junior Section: Primary 4, 5 & 6

6:30pm -7.45pm in BB Hut


Company Section: Primary 7 and upwards

7:15pm - 10.00pm in BB Hut


Junior and Company Sections in uniform please.


A warm welcome to all new and old members


Forthcoming events


Fri 1 September                                               Parade Night

Fri 8 September                                               Parade Night

Fri 15 September                                             Parade Night

Fri 22 September                                             Parade Night

Sat 23 September         0900                            Trip to Highland Folk Museum (proposed)

Sun 24 September        0945                            Enrolment Service

Fri 29 September                                             Parade Night


Fri 6 – Sun 8 October                                      Rait Castle Camp (proposed)

Fri 13 October                                                 Holidays

Fri 20 October                                                 Holidays

Fri 27 October                                                 Parade Night


Fri 3 November                                                Parade Night

Thu 9 November          1820                            Colour Party Rehearsal – Nairn Old Parish Church

Fri 10 November                                              Parade Night

Sat 11 November         1150                            Colour party Rehearsal – War Memorial

Sun 12 November        0845                            Remembrance Day Parade – British Legion

Fri 17 November                                              Parade Night

Fri 24 November                                              Parade Night


Fri 1 December                                                Parade Night

Fri 8 December                                                Parade Night

Fri 15 December                                              Parade Night

Fri 22 December                                              Holidays

Fri 29 December                                              Holidays


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Fri 5 January                                                    Holidays

Fri 12 January                                                  Parade Night


Further dates and amendments will be printed as and when known.


All Parade Nights are in Uniform.