County Readiness Level Update – June 2021

Following the recent government annoucement, and following consultation between The Scouts and the National Youth Agency. Please find below the updated YELLOW readiness level guidance. Current Readiness Level: YELLOW This means: Section meetings can take place outdoors and indoors. Limited small…

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Meet Craig, Lead Volunteer for Ellesmere District

“I was actively involved as a young person through the whole movement and I want to see every young person have that opportunity” – Craig, District Commissioner for Ellesmere District Click here for more information about becoming a volunteer.

Thank You – #VolunteersWeek 2021

Dear Member, Over the past year, volunteers across the Country have worked tirelessly to deliver essentials to the elderly, support running testing centres and most recently marshalled vaccine centres. Our volunteers have played a huge part in the national effort…

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County Readiness Level Update – May 2021

Dear Member, The National Youth Agency have released updated guidance following the lifting of restrictions in England from 17th May 2021. The Scouts have announced all areas in England, including Greater Manchester West will move to the YELLOW readiness level with limited…

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County Readiness Level Update – March 2021

Dear Member, The National Youth Agency have released updated guidance for the upcoming lifting of some restrictions for youth organisations. The most important part of the updated guidance is when we move back to AMBER on 29th March, they will be the…

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Virtual Camp 2021

On 20th and 21st March 2021, we held our first County Virtual Camp! We had a whole range of activities for each section. Beavers got stuck into activities including obstacle courses, making campfire cupcakes, den building, indoor caving with Scoutadelic…

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Member Update – March 2021

Roadmap from RED to AMBER Following consultation with the National Youth Agency (NYA), The Scouts have released our roadmap from RED to AMBER readiness level. Until 29th March: We remain in RED and no face-to-face activities are permitted. From 29th March: We’ll move to AMBER with groups allowed to meet outdoors in group…

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Member Update – January 2021

Our County Team are busy planning a virtual camp for young people from Beavers through to Explorers on the weekend, 20th to 21st March 2021. We are looking forward to the hopeful return of face-to-face activities in the months ahead and…

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