1st Consett Scout Group
Registered Charity number 520349
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2016 is the 100th birthday of Cub Scouts and we are Looking for fun loving adults with a sense of adventure to Join our amazing team of volunteers to help us to deliver
THE WILDEST BIRTHDAY EVER
6 to 8 year olds
If you enjoy being creative, playing games, going on visits and discovering the world around you then you’ll love what we do.
8 to 10½ year olds
From local visits and weekend camps to creative activities and outdoor activities, our programme is packed with adventure.
Look up adventure in the dictionary and you’ll find Scouts abseiling off the page. We’re the original mud splattered, outdoor adventurers and we’re still going strong.
10½ to 14 year olds
At the age of 14 our members move on to the District Explorer Scout Unit.
There they take part in many more exciting activities, including trips to Kandersteg, International Scout Centre in Switzerland.
14 to 18 year olds
AFTER ALMOST A DECADE OF HARD WORK, WE ARE NOW ABLE TO MEET IN OUR BRAND NEW HEADQUARTERS
1st Consett Scout Group provides Challenge and Adventure to young people aged 6 to 14 years in and around Consett, in the north west of County Durham.
We are one of the oldest Groups in the region, and there have been scouts in Consett since 1910.
Scouting today is growing in popularity, and we currently have 1000 members in three sections.
‘Every child has the right to an adventure. Life is about grabbing opportunities. The prizes don’t always go to the biggest, the best and the strongest – they go to those who persevere. These are simple life lessons that Scouting teaches.’