Planning Application – Mafeking Hall

Planning Application has been validated by South Glos Council, the planning Reference is: P21/02368/F   Proposal: Demolition of existing scout hut and erection of replacement hut (Use Class F2) as defined in the Town and Country Planning (Use Classes) Order…

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England moves to Amber readiness level on 12 April

The framework for face to face Scouting should be applied to whatever the readiness level is in England

Readiness level: AMBER (from 12th April 2021) This means: Section meetings can take place outdoors and indoors. No residential activities. Maximum group size: Activities involving young people: no limit on group size but remain as only one section meeting independently of…

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England moves to Amber readiness level on 29th March

The framework for face to face Scouting should be applied to whatever the readiness level is in England

Readiness level: AMBER This means: Section meetings can take place outdoors only. No residential activities. Maximum group size: Activities involving young people: no limit on group size but remain as only one section meeting independently of others. Scout Network programmed…

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COVID Readiness

Roadmap to Amber

This week has been a busy week for roadmaps and COVID Readiness. Monday, saw a webinar with the National Youth Agency, in which they revealed their roadmap to Green, which is being closely followed by The Scouts HQ. Important to…

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February Awards

Long Service Awards & Woodbadges

Congratulations to the below volunteers who have received the following adult awards. Many thanks to you all and to your groups who support you.

Good Service Awards November 2020

At the Scouts we want to thank all our volunteers for their contribution to the Scouts – it’s an important way to make sure people stay with us and to recognise their achievements and Good Service awards are one way…

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Race Round The World

COVID-19 is the biggest crisis we’ve faced in a generation Now, over 500 Scout groups – many of them based in communities that were already made vulnerable before the virus hit – are struggling to make ends meet. If they…

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Getting everyone back together safely (10/09)

Despite the recent change to social gathering restrictions in England (9 September 2020), the government has confirmed that as an essential service, youth sector activity can continue unchanged where groups and units follow Scouts restart guidance, which is in line…

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