Skills for Life

Offering 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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4-5 years

Our brand new section for 2021, coming soon.


6-8 years

Make friends and try new indoor and outdoor activities


8-10½ years

Learn practical skills while having adventures with friends


10½-14 years

Build confidence, resilience and a sense of adventure


14 to 18 years

Take the lead, work together and embrace new experiences

Latest News

18 November 2021

Scout Shop Update

Due to volunteer staffing issues, the Basingstoke Scout shop will be closed until Thursday 25th November, 6pm – 8pm. Sorry…

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9 September 2021

Welcome Squirrels!

After a two-year pilot project and extensive consultation Scouts UK is absolutely delighted to introduce you to Squirrels, our new…

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23 August 2021

Festival of Transport

Sunday 22nd August saw the return of Basingstoke Festival of Transport where we attended with our climbing wall and soft…

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27 May 2021


We rely on people like you playing their part to give young people opportunities to dream big, give it a…

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20 May 2021

Appointment of District Commissioner

Basingstoke East Scouts are excited to announce the exciting news regarding the permanent appointment of District Commissioner for Basingstoke East…

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