Eccleston Scout Group


Eccleston Scout Group


Welcome to the Eccleston Scout Group website. You'll find blogs, photos and much more on what we've done and what we're going to be doing in the future. We are also always looking for ways to help our community to earn badges and raise awareness, so if you have anything in mind, contact us! If you are just wanting to know more about our group or want to join our group, click here to go to our about page, or click here to go to the sign up form, where you can put your child's name down to join the group.

Recent Events

Below are some of the events we have recently done. On each of the links there are photos and info about the event.

Explorer's Hammock Camp 16

On the weekend of the 1st of April, Yarrow Viking Explorers went on Hammock Camp! Click below to find out what happened!


Kandersteg 2016

February 2016 saw 60 Eccleston Scouts and Yarrow Viking Explorers on an incredible adventure to the Kandersteg International Scout Centre (KISC) It was our 2nd foreign camp, the last one being to Kandersteg in August 2012. You can see all of the photos from then in the photo gallery.



On 21 November 2015 we are to hold our 6th annual chase and evade event, Twilight, in preperation for the ormskirk district event, Moonlight. Click below to find out more or to sign up!



JOTA / JOTI 2015

On 16th - 18th October, we held Jamboree On The Internet / Air, a camp where our cubs, scouts and explorers talk to other scouts from all across the world. Click below to find out where we contacted!




There are 4 sections in Eccleston Scouts; Beavers, Cubs, Scouts and Explorers.


The Scout Troop is the third section in the Scout Group, above Beavers and Cubs. The Scout Section is for young people aged between 10½ and 14 years. Scouts have an actioned packed program throughout the year.






The Cub Pack is the second section of the Scout Group following on from Beavers. Cub Scouts are young people aged between 8 and 10 ½.. Cubs have an actioned packed program throughout the year.







The Beaver Colony is the first and youngest section of the Scout Group. Beaver Scouts are young people aged between 6 and 8 years old. Beavers have an actioned packed program throughout the year.






Explorer Units are the fourth Section of the Scouting family after Beavers, Cubs and Scouts. Explorer Scouts are young people aged between 14 and 18 years old.





How do I get involved in Scouting?

If you live in or around Eccleston, our scout group could be a great place for your child do go! If you need more info on our group, see the links and content above. If you want to join, fill in the below form and we'll contact you as soon as possible.