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Banstead District nestles between London and Surrey. It is a part of Surrey Scout County and the UK Scout Association.

Welcome to Banstead District

Banstead District nestles between London and Surrey. It is a part of Surrey Scout County and the UK Scout Association.

We are an active District with a variety of groups which have Beaver Colonies (6 – 8 years), Cub Packs (8 – 10½ years) and Scout Troops 10½ – 14 years). We have 2 Explorer Units (14 – 18 years) and a Network (18 – 25 years). Boys and girls are welcome to join in every section.

The groups meet throughout the year, each at their own HQ. They also meet together for shared activities within the District and the County from time to time.

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Adult volunteers

The Scouts award-winning training scheme for volunteers means that adults get as much from Scouts as young people.

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Latest news

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15th Nov 2020

Acknowledgements of Fund Raising and Donations

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12th Nov 2020

Banstead District Remembers

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16th Feb 2020

District Cub Quiz 2020

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21st Dec 2019

Christmas in Banstead!

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Upcoming events

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Event
Surrey County virtual sleepover for Beavers
When

15th May - 16th May

Time

All Day

Location

Event
District Welcome back to Scouting & AGM
When

11th Sep 2021

Time

4:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Location

Park Farm

Event
Beavers 35th birthday party
When

02nd Oct 2021

Time

All Day

Location

Park Farm District Campsite

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