Join and Help Us

What are you waiting for? 400,000 young people and 80,000 adults are part of the adventure already and there's always room for another!

Young people have loved it since 1907 and Scouts couldn't have happened without our adult volunteers for just as long. So if you're not already part of Scouts then look below, see what we do and get ready to have the time of your life. Even if you can't join, then there are still lots of ways to help us, such as getting involved with our fundraising campaign!
Young People: Jump into the adventure.
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Scouting is a great way to make new friends, try over 200 different activities and get out into the great outdoors. There are a wide variety of events throughout the year for all ages and to suit everybody. Learn new skills, shape what you do but most of all have fun

Adults: Get stuck in.
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We can't work without our lovely Volunteers. In fact around 30,000 young people can't join Scouts nationwide because there's so few volunteers. In short more volunteers means we all have more time to be more ambitious so our Scouts have have huge amounts of fun.

Scouting's not the huge commitment many think it is. There are roles to suit everyone and you can give as much or as little time as you want. You don't have to work with young people, we provide training and the skills you learn all look great on a CV. So if you're good with kids, you're a DIY whizz, you know a skill like first aid, you're an ace in the kitchen or you're good with numbers then you'll be a great volunteer!

Who we're looking for right now 
  • Anyone who works in the construction industry or has design experience or is an experienced DIYer. We want your help at our next Maintenance Day hand to help us improve our HQ in the long term. 

  • We're always looking out for Sectional Assistants or Occasional Helpers who can help our weekly meetings to run smoothly. If you think you could help out from time to time, ask any of our leaders.