Click here for Coronavirus and Covid-19 Information and Guidance including online resources. Crawley District Scouts is currently at Amber Readiness Level and some face to face Scout meetings may occur if groups have completed the returns process.

DC Welcome

Crawley District has eleven Scout groups, ten within the town and one in Balcombe, a local village 4 miles South East of Crawley. All Groups offer Scouting to young people from the age of 6 through to 14 across three sections; Beavers (6-8 years of age), Cubs (8 to 10.5) …

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1st Southgate – Wood Badge Achievement

Congratulations to Karen, Em, Zoe and Phoebe from 1st Southgate Scout Group, who have all gained their Wood Badge having completed their Adult leadership training, a tradition started by Baden Powell. Since September 1919 adult volunteers in the Scouts have been awarded the Wood Badge on the completion of their …

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Reasons to be a Scout Volunteer

In a year when routines have been thrown out of the window, we’re proud that Scout groups across the country have continued to be a stable influence on young peoples’ lives. Whether they’re hosting Zoom sessions during lockdown or holding socially distanced meetings in areas where it’s now safe to …

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Young people first: Safeguarding and Safety in Scouting

Wherever we go and whatever we do, we put young people’s safety and wellbeing first. Here's how.