County Resources

The following items are available for Units, Groups, Districts or Divisions from within the County to hire.

Each item costs £5.00 per hire, or £5.00 per night for the marquee.  Most of these items are stored centrally in Rustington.  The Adur Outdoor Crate and other outdoor resources are in Lancing.   

Please click here to e-mail your booking request including which Unit, Group, District or Division you are from, which items you would like to hire and dates.  For the Adur Outdoor Crate and other outdoor resources please click here to email your request.



6  Pyrography irons with transformers, and  polystyrene cutter attachment, Assorted tips in different patterns, 2 x board for leaning the irons on, Pyrography book & instructions, Assorted samples for ideas, 2 new kits, 2 extension leads, 1 screwdriver set + 2 screwdrivers



Assorted Rubber Stamps including themes such as Christmas, Mothers Day, Easter etc, Ink pads – various colours, Embossing powders – various colours, Embossing ink pads, Embossing heat gun x 2, Wet wipes – FOR CLEANING STAMPS, Books & Leaflet Instructions, Box of scissors



Brass rubbing plaques - assortment, brass rubbing waxes - various, black paper, lino cutting tools and inks



Posters, Instruments: 1 x bongo, 2 x hand drum, 2 pairs of maracas,  2 triangles + metal strikers, 3 x circular tambourines, 2 bat tambourines, xylophone + 3 wooden strikers + 13 plastic strikers, 22 x occarinas, 1 x Beaded shaker, 4 x handmade shakers, 2 cymbals, 4 x finger cymbals, 2 double wooden agago, 3 x single wooden agago, 2 bell chimes/straps, 1 metal bell, 1 recorder. 14 x Song books inc. Christmas Carols, Rainbow Activity Animal music & tape, International Music game and tape, Copies of the above tapes on CD, Sound story Hairy Scary Castle, Songs for Rainbows – sheet and tape, Brownie Songs & tape, Print out of various song sheets, Anglia Rainbow Collection & tape, 15 green & 5 blue ocarina books, Sing together book, Widecombe Fair book



Instruction books inc. Book – “How to paint on glass”, Engraving tools x 14, Glass engraving tips, Pictures for tracing, Flower stencils x 4, Stencil adhesive, Acrylic sheets, Glass pens, paints & stains – more than enough for a unit to use at one time. inc glitter paint, relief outliner, leading paint etc, Stencil adhesive, Pack of cotton buds, Pliers x 3, Etching kit, outliner tubes, Black card, Clingfilm roll, Paper roll, Pack of fold together boxes



Contains most of the things needed to make volcanoes, water wheels, invisible ink, magnetic maze, spinning snake, slime, hovercraft, windmills, dirty water filter, instructions are also included for pin hole viewer and cardboard car.



Sizzix machine, 2 replacement cutting pads, Diecutters: Pig, Butterfly, Hand print, Teddy, Doll/Girl hair, Frames, Circles, Stars, Frame – jelly, Tent, Bunny, Cat, Dove, Campfire, Dog, Doll overalls, Flower – daisy, Doll Body, House/garden.



Badge making machine, Plastic backs & clips, Cellophane, Fridge magnets, Key rings, Badges


Giant Games

A selection of giant games including wooden 'Jenga', Four in a Row, Snakes and Ladders 


Adur Outdoor Crate

Large white plastic sheet to put under a tree to attract bugs, 20 Bug dials, 10 pond-dipping nets, 8 pooters for sucking up bugs safely, 8 ‘Little Bug Lockets’ (for younger children), 3 larger bug pots (for older children), bottle of sterilising liquid, set of black & white named leaf cards for shape identity games, bag of ‘Rainbow chips’ with story sheet & instructions, samples of baby bingo, full set of laminated ideas sheets from Brickpits Organic Farm, 2 sets of Sita Activity sheets for Brownies (1 laminated), leaf slides instructions & sample, laminated sample butterfly mobile, 2 x laminated sample owl food chain mobiles, 7 laminated sheets from Nature Detectives, 14 sheets of British Wildlife Wallcharts, guide to salt marsh plants of Great Britain, small wildflower chart.
There are also reference books for use with the crate (May also be borrowed for a bird watching activity without the crate):
Slimbridge Wildfowl Guide, Kingfisher Guide to Birds of Britain & Europe, Birds of Town & Village, RSPB Garden Bird Guide, YOC Begin Bird Watching, RSPB Birds in your Garden, RSPB Guide to British Birds, Usborne Guide to Birds of Britain & Europe, Little Guide to Birds, 
Wildflowers, CD ROM Encyclopaedia of Nature 2.0



Other Outdoor Resources to borrow

Book full of ideas sheets that you can photocopy & use with your Unit, Out & About in Adur Ideas book, Book of Activate pullouts from Guiding Magazine, Wide Games book, Outdoor games book, Adventure Out, ‘Take Action’ Go For It, ‘I Will Survive’ Go for It
The following can be borrowed but you can subsequently get your own free copies for your Unit (details on each publication):
Access Explained – leaflet on the new Access Land, Countryside Code Education Pack, Highway code for young road users, Bike Safety Check, Steyning Nature Trail, RSPB Wildlife Walk by the River Adur (Small leaflet), Together we can make a difference, For Better Tomorrows, Leaflets for Waterwise talks, Leaflet for Brighton Sewer visit, Small Country Code cards, ‘Rights of Way’ bookmark, Organic info cards, Brickpits Farm leaflets
Sundry items also available:
Map Symbol Cards with games ideas, Home made divining rods, Extra paint charts for you to make your own Rainbow chips, Old maps to cut up for activities/games, Map puzzle jigsaw square, Orienteering Kites & Clips.