Skills for Life

Scouting in East Somerset District is thriving, making an enormous difference to the lives of literally hundreds of young people, volunteers and our wider community.

Welcome to East Somerset

Fun and adventure can be found in our Scout Groups up and down our District from Yeovil to Frome and from Langport to Templecombe. Click on the link to find out more about Scouting in East Somerset.

Scouts helps children and young adults reach their full potential. Scouts develop skills including teamwork, time management, leadership, initiative, planning, communication, self-motivation, cultural awareness and commitment. We help young people to get jobs, save lives and even change the world.

Adult volunteers

The Scouts award-winning training scheme for volunteers means that adults get as much from Scouts as young people.

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Latest news

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24th Mar 2022

County Commissioner Challange

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28th Jan 2022

Getting Back Together Safely

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29th Jan 2021

St George’s Big Weekend 2021

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22nd Apr 2020

St Georges Day #ScoutsClapForCarers

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Upcoming events

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Event
District Cub Camp 2022
When

10th Jun - 12th Jun

Time

All Day

Location

Hornblotton, Orchard Park Farm

Event
District Scout – JAWS Activity Weekend
When

01st Jul - 03rd Jul

Time

All Day

Location

Buddens

Event
District Beaver Sleepover Camp 2022
When

16th Jul - 17th Jul

Time

All Day

Location

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Put your phone down and what are you left with? Just teamwork, courage and the skills to succeed.’
Bear Grylls, Chief Scout Bear Grylls