Developing young people’s confidence is at the heart of Scouting. When young people believe...Read More
Record growth for Scouts in East Lancashire as volunteers report higher life satisfaction, self-esteem and mental wellbeing
East Lancashire Scouts have experienced growth in new youth members and 50 adult volunteers...Read More
This year we have seen Beavers grow by 4%, Cubs by 9.4% and Scouts by 5.8%, whilst Explorer Scouts have continued their general upward trend over the last 15 years. It is particularly pleasing to see Beavers and Cubs growing in their 30th and Centenary years respectively.Read More
Ever wished you could be more like the TV Adventurer, Bear Grylls? The local Scouts have 10 ways you can bring out your inner Bear! Collect and cut firewood How much wood do you need to start a fire? Ever used an axe safely?...Read More
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- Stargazing in 2019: January to June 8th January 2019Spend a significant year for space exploration by exploring the cosmos from your back garden with a telescope. We've put together some of the more exciting events to look out for during the first half of the year.
- New year, new funding, and how our Skills for Life strategy will support both young people and adult volunteers 7th January 2019Exciting news from UK Chief Commissioner Tim Kidd on how the Skills for Life strategy is moving forwards in 2019.
- How to speak about additional needs 7th January 2019Scouts are committed to providing young people with an accessible and inclusive environment. One aspect of that environment is the language we use to communicate with our young people and their carers or guardian. Here we breakdown some of the key terms involved in speaking about additional needs.