Bury and Ramsbottom
Scout District


Join and learn Skills For Life

We’re proud to help young people develop Skills for Life.

6-8 years

Make friends and try new indoor and outdoor activities

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8-10½ years

Learn practical skills while having adventures with friends

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10½-14 years

Build confidence, resilience and a sense of adventure

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14-18 years

Take the lead, work together, and embrace new experiences

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18-25 years

Hone employability skills and achieve top awards

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Develop young people, have fun and build new skills

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Find your nearest Scout Group


The Scouts is the UK’s largest mixed youth organisation with more than 450,000 members in the UK and more across the world.

Volunteering for a local scout group or district is easy, fun, offers opportunities to get externally-recognised qualifications, and gives you the chance to have a real impact on the development of young people.
How much time you give is up to you, and you don’t need any previous experience.

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Latest News

All the latest news for you and your Scouts

Coronavirus Update

Following the governments announcement last night, to place Greater Manchester into lock-down from midnight 30/07/2020, due to the increase of corona virus infections in the conurbation, it is with regret[…]

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July 31, 2020 0

Bury & Ramsbottom District Post-COVID Guidance

As I hope you know by now, before we start back into face to face scouting, each section needs to submit a risk assessment for all their activities and the[…]

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July 8, 2020 0

District Update

Dear Members There has been some changes  within the district over the last couple of months, which I would like to celebrate in this email. Firstly, Matt Epton has agreed[…]

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June 26, 2020 0

Contact Us

If you’d like to get in touch with us use the details below or the contact from.


– New Members – recruitment@brscouts.org.uk 
– District Commissioner – dc@brscouts.org.uk
– Media Enquires – media@brscouts.org.uk
– Website – webmaster@brscouts.org.uk