Scouting offers fun, challenge and everyday adventure to 400,000 girls and boys across the UK. Offering over 200 different activities from abseiling and archery to drama, street sports and water zorbing, Scouting helps 6-25 year olds grow in confidence, achieve their full potential and become active members of their communities.

This is only possible through the efforts of 100,000 volunteers who also enjoy the fun and friendship of Scouting. Trusted by nearly a million parents each week, the movement welcomes members from all backgrounds, faiths and cultures. Special emphasis is placed on bringing the Scouting programme to young people who currently do not benefit, particularly those in inner cities, those in rural areas and other disadvantaged groups.

The Scout Association is a registered charity in the UK and part of a worldwide movement of 31 million Scouts, working for peace and global friendship. 

  News from across the District, County and National Scouting. 

Portsmouth Scouts

  • A new version of the Communications Directory is now available in the resources area of the website. Changes have been made to pages 5, 6 & 7.

  • The Scout Shop will close for Christmas on Saturday 16th December at 12.00pm and will re-open at 9.30am on Saturday 13th January.

  • Hampshire Scouts

    PL/APL Forum – 3rd February 2018

    A forum for PLs and APLs on 3rd February 2018 at Lyons Copse. An opportunity to look at their experiences of being a Scout and  to provide feedback. F..

    HSMT 2018 Hillwalking and Climbing experience weekends

    2018 Hillwalking & Climbing Experience weekends. 7th/8th April, 12th/13th May, 8th/9th September and 6th/7th October.   Our experience weeken..

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