Skills for Life

Welcome to 1st Bures Scout Group

1st Bures Scout Group (consisting of Explorers, Scouts, Cubs and Beavers), based in the village of Bures St. Mary, Suffolk. We are part of the UK’s biggest mixed youth organisation.

We change lives by offering 6-18 year-olds fun, challenging activities, unique experiences, everyday adventure and skills for life.

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Adult volunteers

The Scouts award-winning training scheme for volunteers means that adults get as much from Scouts as young people.

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Latest news

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3rd Jun 2022

Platinum Jubilee Fair – June 2022

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30th May 2022

New Beaver Leaders Invested – May 2022

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7th Apr 2022

Random Acts of Kindness – Beaver Colony

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20th Feb 2022

Cemetery Benches Clean & Play Area – February 2022

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Upcoming events

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Event
Summer Camp 2022
When

20th Aug - 27th Aug

Time

All Day

Location

TBA

Event
Sudbury to the Sea BBQ/Teas/Drinks
When

10th Sep

Time

Afternoon

Location

Recreation Ground, Nayland Road, Bures St Mary, Suffolk CO8 5BX

Event
Scout Group AGM, Presentation Awards & BBQ
When

18th Sep

Time

Evening

Location

The Scout Headquarters, The Croft, Bures CO8 5JD

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Put your phone down and what are you left with? Just teamwork, courage and the skills to succeed.’
Bear Grylls, Chief Scout Bear Grylls