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To support your Scouts moving on to the Explorer Scouts section, we've gathered tips and ideas to help make the transition as smooth and supportive as possible.Read full story
Welcome to the Scouts! As a new Leader you're about to embark on quite a journey. We've made a list of all the most useful programme recources to give you a head start on this adventure.Read full story
Keep your Cubs occupied between activities with this fun, fuss-free teamwork game.Read full story
Summer is far from over. The air is still warm, the forests are green and the water is calling for a swim. Make the most out of the longer days with these three activites and take your section on some real summer experiences.
From crunchy summer rolls with zingy dips to coconut curry popcorn and basil-watermelon coolers - these recipes will bring a new lease of life to the traditional picnic spread, and introduce your young people to a whole new world of flavours. Grab a blanket. You’re all set.Read full story
Take five minutes to unwind and destress before your Scout session begins, with this simple mindfulness exercise.Read full story
We like a paper map as much as the next person, but there’s no denying that our phones are incredibly useful tools when it comes to outdoor activities. We’ve made a list of some of our favourite free apps to make your summer adventures even more memorable!Read full story
Make the most of the next 31 days and celebrate the August with these ideas.Read full story
Two weeks ago, Scout Leader Martin Magowan saved a man's life using the first aid skills he learnt at Scouts. We spoke to the hero about the incident and what he thinks are the greatest benefits for young people in Scouting.
Show your Scouts how to make their own camp gear with these tips. They'll not only save money, learn skills and work towards their badges, but also have loads of fun.Read full story