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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8th Apr 2021

A Return to Face-to-Face Scouting Indoors and Outdoors

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2nd Apr 2021

Lots of Training

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7th Mar 2021

Moving to Amber in 2021

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2nd Feb 2021

Scouts 1st (Virtual) North Yorkshire

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Upcoming events

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Event
Virtual St. George’s Day – Journeying On Together
When

25th Apr

Time

All Day

Location

Online

Event
Scout & Guide ‘BAKE OFF’ Competition 2021
When

17th May - 31st May

Time

All Day

Location

Online

Event
Richmondshire District Scout Council AGM 2021
When

16th Jul

Time

7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Location

Richmond Methodist Church Hall Queens Rd, Richmond DL10 4AE

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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