New District Chairperson

Preston & District Scouts are delighted to announce that we have appointed Ed Bettess as District Chairperson. A big thank you to Andy Acklam, who has stepped down after 8 years of service. You can find out more about Ed here or…

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New District SASU Manager

Preston & District Scouts are delighted to announce that we have appointed Alison Gibb as Scout Active Support Unit Manager (SASU). You can find out more about her here or from the posts on our social profiles.


Like our Scouting friends around the world, we’re deeply concerned by the heart-breaking situation unfolding in Ukraine. As Scouts we’re committed to peace, international friendship, and respect for all. Our Chief Scout, Bear Grylls has written to the National Organization of…

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Preston & District Scouts WSJ 23 Participant Applications

Saemangeum, South Korea, August 2023

The WSJ will take place from the 1st – 12th August 2023. There will also be a pre and / or post event so in effect there is almost three weeks to enjoy and savour. Preston & District Scouts have FOUR places to fill within…

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48 New Members Invested

#Congratulations to everyone involved as 48 new Beavers & Cubs where invested today into the brand new 47th Preston (Olive School) Scout Group

Remembrance Day 2021

They Shall Not Grow Old, As We That Are Left Grow Old Age Shall Not Weary Them, Nor The Years Condemn,At The Going Down Of The Sun And In The Morning,We Will Remember Them

Saara’s amazing work in the community!

Saara is an extraordinary Cub Scout from 10th Fulwood Scout Group. During the lockdowns in 2020, she put her baking skills to good use and set up an Instagram page (@saaras.snack.shack) to sell her treats to friends and family! This…

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Manchester Arena Attack Anniversary

Today is 4 years since the attack at the AO Arena, formally the Manchester Arena, on 22nd May 2017 at 22:31 Our thoughts will always be with the families of the 22 victims and all those injured or affected. The…

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