Want to be a World Scout Jamboree leader?

We’re so excited that Wales has been allocated 8 patrols to become part of the UK Contingent to the 25 World Scout Jamboree in Korea during 2023. That means we need to recruit 8 adult volunteers to become the Unit…

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COVID – Change in restrictions to Green

We’re pleased to let you know that the Welsh Government has confirmed changes in its advice to youth sector provision in Wales. ScoutsCymru will move to the ‘Green’ readiness level from Friday 17th September. This means there are some changes affecting…

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Scouts moving on to Explorers

When Cubs move up to you in Scouts, it’s quite a simple process. Generally Cubs from 1st Anytown will move up to Scouts in 1st Anytown. When Scouts move up to Explorers however, it’s a slightly more complicated picture. Explorer…

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Training update

We have started putting fixed training dates in the calendar. We will run one module each month apart from December, July and August. If you are a Section Leader or Assistant Section Leader who hasn’t yet completed your Wood Badge…

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It’s not just Olympians that get Gold…!

A massive congratulations to our Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Gold expedition heroes! Eighteen young people from Wrexham, from Atlas and Bryn-y-Pys Explorers, Young Leaders and two Guides who volunteer with Cubs in Llangollen, have completed one of our most gruelling…

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Scouts launch #GoodForYou campaign

Scouts are today launching the #GoodForYou campaign designed to recruit thousands of adult volunteers – including over 70 in Wrexham – to help young people to reconnect, supporting their wellbeing and building their skills for life.

Are you recruitment ready?

One of the big topics on many of our minds at the moment is adult recruitment. We all need to get more adults signing up – even if you’ve got enough now, you don’t know what’s round the corner. The…

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Lots to think about

We had some great discussions on Sunday at our District Development Day attended by over 20 people from a variety of roles. As well as the face to face meeting we’ve had quite a few people fill in the survey…

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District Chair leaving for new shores

Our District Chair, Alison Dwight, is standing down from the role due to her starting a new job in Malaysia. Zoom may be able to mean we can have meetings wherever we are, but time zones pose a different challenge!…

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