Scouting on….

Scouting on… You will have seen from the information provided by the TSA this week, that we have been instructed to suspend all face to face scouting activity to support the Government response to Covid-19. With scouting activities that support us in so many ways including our mental well-being, being postponed or cancelled, and much-needed […]

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We need you!

We need you – Enabling activities for more people!! We think we are all in need of some positivity at the moment and as such we have some Exciting News! We have now formally established the Gloucestershire Scout Activities Support Unit (SASU). The purpose of the SASU is to support Young People and Adults in […]

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The BEAST is coming!

The Beast is coming!! The BEAST is an explorer camp which is held yearly in various locations around the county.  The camp is held in October.  This camp allows young people from across the county to get together and take part in a relaxing camp full of activities. Explorers are able to take part in […]

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GOOSE – Time to get excited​!

GOOSE – Time to get excited You may remember hearing or reading snippets and rumours of a brilliant event we are running on Friday 18th – Sunday 20th September.  This out of the ordinary event will be an action-packed, fully catered weekend, open to all members of Gloucestershire Scouts and taking place at a Hollow Farm in […]

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A breezy Cotswold marathon

Cotswold Marathon 2020 vs Storm Ciara I once again had the great honour of supporting the Cotswold Marathon for 2020, a flagship event that is run by Gloucester district and many, many supporters. The afternoon started for me, way after everyone had started arriving to have their kit checked and their trackers issued. This is […]

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Making a big difference, locally

We are making a big difference, locally… As part of a county-wide Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) project to support the eradication of homelessness in Gloucestershire, a kit drop was arranged during the Cotswold Marathon event on Saturday 8th February 2020.  Participants and supporters were asked to bring along donations of clothing, tents and toiletries to […]

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All new GScouts magazine – Out now

This quarter’s GScouts magazine is out now, packed full of great stories and articles from around the county… This month we have got articles on: Our County Top Awards project Scout group comes back to a village Reports from badge courses and much, much more… Click HERE to read this edition.    If you want to be […]

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Cotswold Marathon – Book now!

Cotswold Marathon is a winter Night Hike for members of Scouting & Girlguiding. Entries are open to this adventurous, challenging but rewarding night hike which starts on Saturday 9th February. For those taking on the challenge of the Silver and Gold routes, you could be hiking well into Sunday 10th february. Bronze For participants aged […]

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County badge courses

County badge courses Across Gloucestershire Scouts we are very lucky to have an experienced and committed team who work hard and supporting adults in delivering Inspiring programmes through deliver of badge courses and activities. These courses are built to complement the programme we deliver week after week. If you have any questions, please contact badges@gloucestershire-scouts.org.uk […]

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