Nottinghamshire Scouts

Preparing young people with skills for life in Nottinghamshire

What’s happening in Nottingham

A selection of the fantastic things going on in Nottinghamshire

Development Materials

We want to make it as easy as possible to grow the number of young people in your group/section. Please find below ready-made materials for Beaver recruitment, Beaver programme, adult recruitment, and welcome back materials.

HM the Queen recognises Nottinghamshire Scout Volunteers

On 2nd June 2022, Nottinghamshire County Scout Coucil was awarded the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service (QAVS). This is ranked as an MBE and is the highest award in the UK that can be made, by Her Majesty, to a voluntary organisation.

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Skills for Life

UK Scouting’s vision for 2025

By 2025 we will have prepared more young people with skills for life, supported by amazing leaders delivering an inspiring programme.

We will be growing, more inclusive, shaped by young people and making a bigger impact in our communities.

6-18 year-olds in Scouting (2018)

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News

The latest news from Notts Scouts

New County Lead Volunteer

New County Lead Volunteer

As many of you may be aware we have recently completed the search for a new County Lead Volunteer for Nottinghamshire, after an extensive and comprehensive national volunteer appointment process, I am pleased to announce that Jordan Phillips has accepted the role of...

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County Lead Volunteer of Nottinghamshire

County Lead Volunteer of Nottinghamshire

After leading the County for over 5 years, County Lead Volunteer (County Commissioner) Steven Tupper, will be standing down later this year.  We would like to thank Steven for all of his hard work over the years, both visible and ‘behind-the-scenes’, all of which has...

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Elsa wins regional BBC Young Reporter Competition

Elsa wins regional BBC Young Reporter Competition

Did you know that tomorrow you will be able to see and hear from one of our Explorer Scouts, Elsa, who has been named as the East Midlands Regional Winner of the BBC Young Reporter Competition! Elsa has recently completed the process of filming a news story, written...

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County Young Leader Day 2023

County Young Leader Day 2023

In January, we held a County Young Leader Day open to the 300+ young people currently involved with our Young Leader Training scheme. Over 70 of us joined together at Nottingham High School to share great ideas and have fun with the people we have come to know well...

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Nottinghamshire Oak Awards 2022

Nottinghamshire Oak Awards 2022

Every week, Scouting provides young people with Skills for Life, and it is important to remember that this wouldn’t happen without the efforts of our volunteers. From planning week-long events to running activities, fundraising to DIY projects, it is the work of...

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Remembering our Patron HM The Queen

Remembering our Patron HM The Queen

Dear Member of Nottinghamshire Scouts It is truly a very sad moment. The passing of our beloved Monarch and Patron, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, will touch all of us, including our young people, greatly. Clearly, our thoughts and condolences are with the Royal...

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Nottinghamshire Pride 2022

Nottinghamshire Pride 2022

Nottinghamshire Pride 2022 will take place on Saturday 30th July. We will gather on Lister Gate at 10.00am. Please wear casual uniform & neckers, full details may be found below. It would be nice to see representatives from Scouting withing the County at the...

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