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Information for Parents

IS YOUR CHILD ABOUT TO JOIN THE SCOUTS?

Find out what they need in the way of uniform to make their promise, whether it’s Squirrels, Beavers, Cubs, Scouts or Explorers!

Shirts, sweatshirts, trousers and skirts, belts and caps are available, and able to be tried on, from our local official Scout Shop at 4 Moor Street, Lancaster.
The shop is manned by volunteers and so is currently open only on Saturday mornings 10.30 am – 12.30 pm and Monday evenings 6.30 – 8 pm. We are always looking for more volunteers to enable us to extend our hours. You can volunteer here

Every purchase with us supports Scouting & Girlguiding locally.
We accept payment by card for contactless and chip card payments.

Contact telephone number for any shop queries 01524 870174

Note: Scarves/neckerchiefs and woggles are in most cases supplied by the Group.

If you still have any questions don’t hesitate to pop into our shop in Lancaster.

Squirrel Scout Uniform:

Squirrels Red crew neck sweatshirt
Group scarf
woggle

Beaver Scout Uniform:

Items of official uniform:
turquoise crew neck sweatshirt
Group scarf
maroon woggle or one of another colour that identifies the lodge or team.

Items of official uniform for which there is a personal choice:
smart navy blue skirt.

Optional items a Group may decide to have as part of its official uniform:
navy blue shorts
grey fleece
navy blue outer jacket
navy blue baseball cap.

Optional items for activity dress:
navy blue activity trousers
turquoise polo shirt.

Cub Scout Uniform:

Items of official uniform:
dark green crew neck sweatshirt;
Group scarf and identifying Six woggle

Items of official uniform for which there is a personal choice:
smart navy blue skirt.

Optional items a Group may decide to have as part of its official uniform:
navy blue shorts;
grey fleece;
navy blue outer jacket;
navy blue baseball cap.

Optional items for activity dress:
navy blue activity trousers;
dark green polo shirt.

Scout Uniform:

Items of official uniform:
teal green long sleeved shirt or blouse
navy blue activity trousers
smart navy blue skirt
Group scarf and woggle
leather Scout belt and buckle.

Optional items a Group may decide to have as part of its official uniform:
navy blue shorts
grey fleece
navy blue outer jacket
navy blue baseball cap.

Optional items for activity dress:
teal green polo shirt
navy blue sweatshirt.

Sea Scout Uniform:

Items of official uniform:
dark blue jersey
light blue long sleeve shirt or blouse
smart navy blue trousers
smart navy blue skirt
Group scarf and woggle
leather Scout belt and buckle
Seaman’s Class 2 round cap with ‘Sea Scout’ tallyband.

Optional items a Group may decide to have as part of its official uniform:
navy blue shorts
lanyard worn only with Bosun’s call
grey fleece
navy blue outer jacket
navy blue activity trousers.

Optional items for activity dress:
navy blue baseball cap
navy blue sweatshirt.

Explorer Scout Uniform:

Items of official uniform:
beige long sleeve or short sleeve shirt or blouse
Explorer Scout Unit scarf and woggle 
navy blue activity trousers
smart navy blue skirt
Scout belt/Explorer Belt and buckle/Young Leader belt and buckle once achieved.

Optional items a Explorer Scout Unit may decide to have as part of its official uniform:
navy blue shorts
grey fleece
navy blue outer jacket
navy blue baseball cap.

Optional items for activity dress:
beige polo shirt
navy blue sweatshirt.

Position of Badges on Uniform:
Here you will find the correct place to position those pesky badges . . .