Skills for Life

Northampton District Scouts is one of six scouting Districts within the County of Northamptonshire and is the largest uniformed Youth organisation within the town.

Welcome to Northampton

Northampton District Scouts is one of six scouting Districts within the County of Northamptonshire and is the largest uniformed Youth organisation within the town.

We change lives by offering 6 to 25-year-olds fun and challenging activities, unique experiences, everyday adventure and the chance to help others so that we make a positive impact in communities.

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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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19th May 2022

Overstone Scout Campsite & Activity Centre – New Website

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19th May 2022

Leaders Weekend (Incorporating the District AGM) Details Updated

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2nd Feb 2022

Blackthorn Wood Reopens

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4th Nov 2021

Jamboree on the Air – Jamboree on the Internet – Overstone Scout Campsite and Activity Centre – 15th, 16th, 17th October 2021

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Upcoming events

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Event
Jamboree on the Air / Jamboree on the Internet
When

14th Oct 2022 - 16th Oct 2022

Time

7:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Location

Overstone Scout Campsite & Activity Centre

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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