Vacancy – Deputy County Commissioner (Programme Support)

Wiltshire Scouts are looking for a Deputy County Commissioner for Programme Support to manage, develop and promote high quality programmes to all Sections and Units.. Are you passionate about young people receiving quality programmes giving them the skills for life? Would you like a new adventure in Scouting taking on a management role? If this

New Scout Brand

On the 15th of May 2018 the Scout Assosiation launched our new brand to modernise the Organisation.  We will be working to update our website and communications streams but panic not, there is a transition period till 2020 to impliment changes locally.  Bear with us as we work towards being more Confident, Active, Challenging, Inclusive

Top Awards Presented

Chief Scout Bear Grylls recognises 300 young people as Scouting’s top achievers Three hundred Queen’s Scouts were honoured by international adventurer Chief Scout, Bear Grylls at Windsor Castle for gaining their Queen’s Scouts Awards yesterday. Bear was joined by Princess Beatrice of York. The Queen’s Scout Award is the highest honour in Scouting and is

County Awards Presentations

Last evening it was a pleasure to meet 26 amazing Young people from Wiltshire Scouts who attended a presentation Evening at Marlborough Town Hall. Each was presented with achievement awards from the Chief Scouts Gold Award, the highest award for the Scout Section up to the Queens Scout Award, the highest for Explorer and Network

Scouts In Space………..

Did you know that two-thirds of all current and former astronauts have been involved in Scouting? Take a look at these incredible links between Scouts and space as we celebrate World Space Week: http://scouts.org.uk/news/2013/scouts-in-space/day-1-scouts-in-space/

Scout Community Month

Welcome to Scout Community Month! This month, we’ll be celebrating the community action you’ve taken with your young people as part of A Million Hands, as well as sharing some new ways to get involved.

Jamboree Applications Open

                    We are currently taking applications from Scouts and Explorers to join our Wiltshire Contingent for the 24th World Scout Jamboree in America, 2019. Participants must be born between 22nd July 2001 and 21st July 2005. Applications close on 8th September! For more info and the application form go

Umphakathi expedition

    In July 2017 eleven Scouts from across Wiltshire will be joining other scouts from Hertfordshire, Newcastle Under Lyme and Suffolk in an international Expedition to South Africa to work alongside scouts from Mafikeng and Lesotho to working with Charities in impoverish areas to improve the quality of life for Vulnerable and orphaned young

New DC’s for Wiltshire North

The CC would like to announce that, following an extensive search, we have found two experienced leaders in Steve Ball and Ian Mackenzie to take over from John Islip as Joint District Commissioners for Wiltshire North District. There will of course be a period of handover and induction and therefore it has been agreed that