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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4th Oct 2021

AGM & Presentation Awards evening – September 2021

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21st Sep 2021

Cubs return for new term – Sept21

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10th Sep 2021

Beavers return after Summer break

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18th Jul 2021

25 Years Service Award

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Upcoming events

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Event
Jumble Sale – New Date
When

06th Nov

Time

All Day

Location

Community Centre, Nayland Road, Bures

Event
Leaders & Supporters Group meeting
When

17th Nov

Time

Evening

Location

The Scout Headquarters, The Croft, Bures CO8 5JD

Event
Work afternoon – SHQ/Campsite
When

20th Nov

Time

Afternoon

Location

The Croft Camp Site & Headquarters

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Want to join the Adventure? Scouting is skateboarding, climbing, kayaking, camping, sailing and much much more.

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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