Introducing the New County Commissioner

On March 31st Sue Harris became the new County Commissioner for Derbyshire. Sue first began Scouting as a Venture Scout in Ilkeston where she achieved her Queen’s Scout Award. Her first adult appointment was as a Cub Scout Leader in…

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Leaders wanted for Explorer Belts in 2022

Derbyshire Scouts are currently seeking applications from adults that would like to join the leadership teams for the next Derbyshire Explorer Belt expeditions. Derbyshire Scouts plans to host two Explorer Belts in summer 2022,Scandinavia (Oslo, Stockholm and Southern Sweden)and Italy…

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British Science Week

It’s British Science Week, and we’ve got a whole host of activities for you and your section to celebrate with. Try out the activities and hear from some of our partners about why STEM skills are so important for young…

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Scouting at Home

Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, we are having to think up new and different ways to be able to continue Scouting. Check out or Scouting at Home pages, for activities you can complete at home. If you have an…

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The Great Indoors

While we normally love the great outdoors, The Scout Association have pulled together some inspired indoor activity ideas to keep kids entertained while schools are closed due to the pandemic. Keep your kids learning new skills and having fun (and…

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#ThankTwo

Every year on February 22, we take some time to commemorate the history of Scouts and thank the volunteers who make it possible. This February 22 – after what’s frankly been a bit of a rubbish year – we want…

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Become a Wellbeing Champion

We know lockdown is tough, so join us and become a Wellbeing Champion. Are you ready to tear down the taboo around mental health and help boost your own and other people’s wellbeing?

We Scout – Come join the adventure!

Join the Scout Movement in Chesterfield, either as a young person or an adult volunteer. Being a Scout gives you the change to get stuck into loads of activities you wouldn’t normally get to do. Chief Scout Bear Grylls says…

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