Wrexham Scouts Raise £2,188 for Hospital Charity

Wrexham Scouts have raised over £2,000 for the Maelor Voluntary Service as a result of selling badges during lockdown. At the height of the COVID-19 pandemic Scouts were unable to meet face to face with normal programmes being replaced by…

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Let’s get these on young people’s arms!

One of the core parts of Scouts is YouShape – making sure that young people are front and centre in delivering Scouting. It makes us a better movement, more in touch with the people we are doing it all for,…

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Vice Presidents welcomed

At our last Annual General Meeting we welcomed two new Vice Presidents to the District. Jan George is a former District Commissioner amongst many many other roles in her long service to Scouting and Malcolm Seller is a former District…

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Blended First Aid training

Until now, first aid training has been done via a 6 hour face to face course. Now, we are able to utilise a blended approach which uses e-learning, Zoom and practicals. First Response is now split into two parts Module…

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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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