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Scouts At Home

Scouts @ Home

These are strange times indeed. Whilst we are not doing any face-to-face Scouting, there is still loads to do whilst you are stuck at home.

Below you will find links to Scouting and fun activities suitable for Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Explorers, Network and adults. You don’t have to be part of Scouting to benefit, so please share and enjoy!


Earn badges from home! With new Scoutcasts coming for all sections, this is a great way to get your badgework done!


The Great Indoors


Provided by the Scout Association, here are a set of activities that can be done at home. If you do these activities, please feel free to share how you got on with us on our Facebook page, https://www.facebook.com/LonsdaleScouts/, using the hashtag #TheGreatIndoors.

Bushcraft Basics


Scout Ambassador Ed Stafford is doing some Bushcraft Basics videos that you can join in with at home. They are on his Facebook page, Instagram and YouTube (link above). The first of these is Knot Tying.

NSPCC advice and support


Advice information and activities from the NSPCC.

Group Camp at Home: The Campfire


On Sunday, 26 April 2020 from 19:00, 5th Beverley Wesley Scout Group are doing an online campfire. Who says you can’t have all the fun of the campfire at home? Again!

The James Dyson Foundation


This is a great source of fun activities, some of which you can do in the comfort of your own home. Why not head over and have a look.



For as long at the schools are closed, Audible is making lots of stories available for free. You can stream them online with most devices and enjoy them with your ears. Suitable for all ages. Some of them are even educational.

David Walliams


Everyday at 11.00 am David will be reading one of his World’s Worst Children stories. It is totally free. Follow the link to Elevenses from the homepage above.

Don’t Dream It’s Over

This is not an exhaustive list, so we will add to it as we know more, so please come back and visit us again for more links and more fun.

The links provided on this page are to external sites that are not under the control of Lonsdale District Scouts. We accept no responibility for site content.