Silchester beavers from Baughurst, Pamber Heath and Tadley had a fabulous weekend at Hampshire Scouts Space Camp 2019. 600 participants enjoyed activities including backwoods cooking, archery, obstacle course, climbing, bottle […]
On the 1st July we launched our new website. We hope that you enjoy looking around.
On the 1st June Georgina Jones took on the role of District Commissioner of Silchester. Georgina (known as George) has over 30 years experience in various roles in Scouting and […]
As a Scout district, our mission is to ensure that:
- Support and Guidance is available to our Groups and Units that enable them to provide children and young adults the ultimate Scouting experience
- The Purpose of Scouting is at the heart of everything we do
- The Values of Scouting are upheld and maintained
- The Scout Method is evident and reflected across our District
Scouting exists to actively engage and support young people in their personal development, empowering them to make a positive contribution to society.
- Integrity – We act with integrity; we are honest, trustworthy and loyal.
- Respect – We have self-respect and respect for others.
- Care – We support others and take care of the world in which we live.
- Belief – We explore our faiths, beliefs and attitudes.
- Co-operation – We make a positive difference; we co-operate with others and make friends.
Scouting takes place when young people, in partnership with adults, work together based on the values of Scouting and:
- enjoy what they are doing and have fun
- take part in activities indoors and outdoors
- learn by doing
- share in spiritual reflection
- take responsibility and make choices
- undertake new and challenging activities
- make and live by their Promise.
WANT TO KNOW MORE ABOUT SCOUTING?
Make it Happen
Volunteers all over the world are teaching our young people valuable Skills for Life and helping them have Amazing Adventures. They do this because they know it Makes A Difference to our children and to our communities. They are rewarded by seeing these individuals grow and flourish.
You too can help.
Across our district, we have a number of opportunities for you to get involved and be a part of the Worldwide Scouting Movement. These range from assisting with activities through to administrative positions.
If you want to Make it Happen, please contact us using the form below.