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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12th Dec 2020

Very sad news – Brian Milner gone home

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17th Mar 2020

Coronavirus – A Message from The UK Chief Commissioner

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9th Nov 2019

Barton Gang Show – Rave reviews

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26th Jun 2019

Barton Beavers Camp

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Upcoming events

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Event
Virtual County St George’s Day celebration
When

25th Apr

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