Skills for Life

Richmondshire Scout District in North Yorkshire is geographically one of the largest rural Scout Districts in England.

Welcome to Richmondshire

Richmondshire Scout District in North Yorkshire is geographically one of the largest rural Scout Districts in England.

It has a unique connection with the founder of Scouting, Robert Baden Powell, who was stationed at Richmond Castle as its commander and was involved in the setting up of Catterick Garrison for the British Army.

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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21st Nov 2021

Scouting Remembers

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17th Nov 2021

Lindsay Sykes – our new DC

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15th Sep 2021

Scouting is back!

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3rd Jun 2021

#GoodForYou

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Upcoming events

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Event
District Cub Handicraft Competition
When

19th Feb

Time

12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Location

Event
Richmondshire District Tree Planting
When

05th Mar

Time

All Day

Location

Event
District Scout EXEC
When

24th Mar

Time

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Location

1st Richmond Scout Hut

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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