Latest News

8th January 2020

We have exciting news! Introducing Gavin Scott who is our new Area Commissioner for Clwyd!

We caught up with Gavin to learn a little about him and his new role!

Where are you from?

I now live in the village of Pennyffordd in Flintshire but I grew up in Llangollen.

 

Who do you work for outside of Scouting and in what role?

6th January 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.

 

3rd January 2020

The Celebration of Scouting Awards have taken place for another year and we couldn’t be prouder of all our winners.

In celebration of our winners, we are going to tell you a little bit about the amazing achievements of some of our ScoutsCymru superstars!

Next, we would like to introduce you to Steve Burges, one of our brilliant volunteers who won the Lifetime Achievement Award.

20th December 2019

The Celebration of Scouting Awards have taken place for another year and we couldn’t be prouder of all our winners.

In celebration of our winners, we are going to tell you a little bit about the amazing achievements of some of our ScoutsCymru superstars!

Next, we would like to introduce you to the Ceri Carlyon who won the Community Impact Award.

Ceri has a disability, and although her physical abilities are deteriorating, it hasn’t stopped her from working tirelessly to ensure the success of her sections.

20th December 2019

The next All Wales Scouts Orienteering competition will be held on Sunday 21st June 2020.

Although the competition is only open to Scouts and Explorer Scouts, we are opening the courses to Leaders and Helpers if they wish to give Orienteering a try, although the entries will not be included in the competition but times will be given for to anyone completing a course.

The closing date for entries is 15th June.

10th December 2019

This year, our very own Helen Atkinson was a part of the One Young World Summit and her story of her time away is pretty amazing!

She attended the four-day event as part of the Future Generations Leadership Academy. The aim of the summit is to build peace globally, create a lasting impact, take action on the Global Sustainability Development Goals and raise young leaders’ voices across the globe.

We caught up with Helen to hear about her experience at this incredible global event.

6th December 2019

New Duke of Edinburgh Expedition course are available:- 

DofE Expedition Supervisors Training Course - Saturday 18th January - click here for more details.

 

6th December 2019

The Celebration of Scouting Awards have taken place for another year and we couldn’t be prouder of all our winners.

In celebration of our winners, we are going to tell you a little bit about the amazing achievements of some of our ScoutsCymru superstars!

Next, we would like to introduce you to the Valerie Kealy who won the Trustee Award.

Valerie is Executive Committee Vice Chair of the 1st Saltney Ferry Scout Group and is heavily involved with the young people at every level, taking time to ensure everyone is learning and having fun.

5th December 2019

The Celebration of Scouting Awards have taken place for another year and we couldn’t be prouder of all our winners.

In celebration of our winners, we are going to tell you a little bit about the amazing achievements of some of our ScoutsCymru superstars!

Next, we would like to introduce you to the CRAI District Activity Group who won the Group Award.

27th November 2019

The Celebration of Scouting Awards have taken place for another year and we couldn’t be prouder of all our winners.

In celebration of our winners, we are going to tell you a little bit about the amazing achievements of some of our ScoutsCymru superstars!

Next, we would like to introduce you to Daniel Reynolds from 1st Mynydd Isa Scout Group who won the Inspirational Volunteer Award.