Develop new skills. Soar to great heights. Being a Cub opens up a whole other world.
Being a Cub
Cubs are young people aged 8 to 10½ who; Master new skills, Have fun, Go on adventures, Make friends and Help make a difference, in their own communities and beyond.
Every week, they gather in groups called Cub Packs to take part in lots of interesting and challenging activities – achieving anything they set their minds to, and having lots of fun along the way.
Activities and what you’ll get up to
Prepare for excitement and adventure! Try huge variety of activities surrounding areas of fitness, global and beliefs; be creative and get involved in your local community. Learn exciting outdoor skills and take part in adventurous activities, as well as camps and residential experiences.
Badges & Awards
Become an expert in something you love, or try something shiny and new. From athletics and astronomy to photography and pioneering, there’s something for everyone.
Cubs Latest News
- 2nd Ifield – Return to Face to Face Meetings
- Return to Face to Face Scouting
- 2nd Ifield – A Year with the COVID-19 Pandemic
- Annual General Meeting
- 1st Southgate – Online Scouting
- Help us find the Chief Scout’s Unsung Heroes 2021
As an inclusive and values based Movement, membership is open to all those individuals who share our fundamental values, and are willing to make a commitment to them, expressed by the Promise and Law.
All of our leaders are trained volunteers, working to make sure Scouting is safe, inclusive and accessible. Some lead the Pack week in and week out. Others visit occasionally to help run a session or drop in to share their skills.