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3rd April 2020

Budding young politicians across Wales are getting the chance to unleash their inner MP thanks to a successful partnership between ScoutsCymru and UK Parliament Week.

The two are teaming up for the fourth year this Autumn in a bid to empower young people to explore politics and engage them in conversations about what Parliament means to them.

This comes after a hugely successful event last year, which saw over 1.2 million people take part in the UK-wide initiative surrounding democracy, people power, and making change happen.

23rd March 2020

Following on from the information provided by The Scouts and the government advice, ScoutsCymru are taking the following steps.

Suspension of face-to-face activities

All face-to-face ScoutsCymru meetings, activities and events have been suspended until further notice.

Events

Given the latest government guidance we are cancelling/postponing the 

following events:

All Wales Scout Camp 2020

• All Wales Scout Orienteering Competition

20th March 2020
  • More than one hundred free activities have been made available to help families have fun and develop skills for life while self-isolating
  • The initiative is being supported by Chief Scout, Bear Grylls and Scout Ambassadors including Steve Backshall and Helen Glover

As schools close and coronavirus continues to spread across Wales, families face unprecedented upheaval. ScoutsCymru has responded by offering vital support by providing free activities, games and craft ideas to those quarantined.

17th March 2020

Over 70 dedicated Beavers, Cubs and Scouts are embarking on a gruelling 100-mile trek along the Wales Coast Path to highlight mental health, homelessness, and environmental issues.

The young members from Buckley St Matthew’s Scouts, aged just six right up to 14, this month launched their 100 Miles initiative, which will see them walking and cycling from Shotton to Trefor over the next two years.

11th March 2020

We have an exciting opportunity for a Finance and Operations Administrator to join our Headquarter team based at Castle House, Caerphilly

As Scouts, we believe in empowering young people with skills for life.  We encourage our young people to do more, learn more and be more.  We believe in bringing people together.  We celebrate diversity and stand against intolerance, always.  We’re part of a worldwide movement, creating stronger communities and inspiring positive futures.

6th March 2020
Luke Holland

It’s Careers Week and we want to shine a spotlight on former Scouts who have gone on to have amazing careers.

Scouts have walked on the moon, rowed across oceans, scaled the highest mountains. They have been prime ministers and Oscar winners, authors and inventors, World Cup heroes and scientists.

The opportunities are endless, and futures are bright for our Scouts!

Meet Luke Holland, a former Scout who is now a Director at Cathod Du Consultancy. We caught up to learn a little bit about his time as a Scout and how it helped him in his career.

6th March 2020
Molly Palmer

It’s Careers Week and we want to shine a spotlight on former Scouts who have gone on to have amazing careers.

Scouts have walked on the moon, rowed across oceans, scaled the highest mountains. They have been prime ministers and Oscar winners, authors and inventors, World Cup heroes and scientists.

The opportunities are endless, and futures are bright for our Scouts!

Meet Molly Palmer, a former Scout who is now a station manager at Radio Platform. We caught up to learn a little bit about her time as a Scout and how it helped her in his career.

5th March 2020

It’s Careers Week and we want to shine a spotlight on former Scouts who have gone on to have amazing careers.

Scouts have walked on the moon, rowed across oceans, scaled the highest mountains. They have been prime ministers and Oscar winners, authors and inventors, World Cup heroes and scientists.

The opportunities are endless, and futures are bright for our Scouts!

4th March 2020
Huw Irranca-Davies

It’s Careers Week and we want to shine a spotlight on former Scouts who have gone on to have amazing careers.

Scouts have walked on the moon, rowed across oceans, scaled the highest mountains. They have been prime ministers and Oscar winners, authors and inventors, World Cup heroes and scientists.

The opportunities are endless, and futures are bright for our Scouts!

4th March 2020
Faith Badge Scouts

Dedicated young Beavers have been learning about Christians and Muslims across Cardiff in a bid to promote “compassion and understanding” for different religions.

Around 25 members of the 25th Cardiff Beavers have been visiting churches and mosques over the past month, in order to learn more about both religions to achieve their Faith Badge.