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Scouting in Maidenhead
Maidenhead is one of the largest District in the
Royal County of Berkshire
Scout Groups and 1156 members (as at Jan 2014). Most Groups have Beaver Scouts, Cub Scouts,
and Scouts. The District also has six
Units and the
Scout Active Support
. The Active Support members are usually ex-Scouters
or retired Scouters who wish to continue their association with Scouting.
The District covers Bray, Holyport, Furze Platt, Pinkneys Green, Cox Green, central Maidenhead, Woodlands Park, White Waltham, Littlewick Green, Hurley and Cookham.
The Scout Movement
Scouting is a worldwide voluntary movement for young people. The
was founded in 1907 by Lord Robert Baden-Powell. In the United Kingdom, the youth
membership boys & girls, aged between six and eighteen years is over half a million, supported by 120,000
adults. The Movement now has over 26 million members worldwide,
Scouting in over
200 countries. With its sister movement,
Girlguiding UK, Scouting represents the largest
youth organisation in the World.
All adults in Scouting work to fulfill the Aim of the Association.
Young People First Yellow Card is given to all leaders.
It consists of a Code of Behaviour for adults involved in Scouting. Click Here for more details.
Scouting is run by people who freely give up their time to organise weekly activities for young people. In addition to Leaders, there are Skills Instructors, Helpers, Administrators, Committee Members, Fundraisers and so on. All adults in the movement undergo training depending on their role in the Movement.
|Beavers Scouts||6-8 years|
|Cub Scouts||8-10½ years|
|Explorer Scouts||14 - 18 years|
|18-25||18 - 25 years|
|Leaders||from 18 years|
|Scout Active Support||from 18 years|
For information about joining one of the above in Maidenhead,
please complete our Contact Form, making sure that you include your email address and Post Code
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