Stevenage District Scout Council


Following advice from Public Health England placing various restrictions due to the outbreak of Coronavirus (COVID-19).

We have been monitoring this advice carefully and along with the guidance from the Scout Association issued on the 16th March we can confirm that all Scout gatherings & events are cancelled for the forseeable future.

This means that ALL section meetings and ALL planned activities are now cancelled until further notice.

This information will be updated as more information becomes available to us.


Beaver Meetings - CANCELLED

Cub Meetings - CANCELLED

Scout Meetings - CANCELLED

Explorer Scout Meetings - CANCELLED

Scout Network Meetings - CANCELLED

County Cub Bushcraft Day - CANCELLED

Scout About Challenge - CANCELLED

Archery Sessions - CANCELLED

Backpack Jack - CANCELLED

Colonel Wood Patrol Camp - CANCELLED

St George's Parade - CANCELLED

Lochearnhead Expedition - Awaiting more information - the trip leaders will be contacting those concerned.

Scout Shop at Poplars Centre - CLOSED 



Colonel Woods 2020

Friday 15th to Sunday 17th May 2020

Harmer Green Scout Camp Site - CANCELLED

Unfortunately due to the COVID-19 restrictions Colonel Woods will not be taking place this year.  Depending on interest, there may be some Scout challenges to complete at home over the weekend.  Check-out this page nearer the time for more information.

Colonel Woods, the District Scout Camping Challenge is an opportunity to camp as a Patrol, setting up your own camp, cooking, firelighting and loads of fun besides. Family and leaders are welcome to visit on Saturday evening to enjoy the camp-fire and a burger.

The programme will include:

Wide Game

Camp gadget building

Axe and Saw Work

Patrol Cooking

Patrol Challenge

Firelighting and cooking on a fire

A relaxing Saturday evening around the camp fire


Download the detailed score sheet from Colonel Woods 2019

Download the final arrangements pack including programme and rules from the 2019 event

Click here to contact us about this event or the Scout section