Scouting

About The 26th

The 26th Leicester (Blaby) Scout group belongs to the Leicester South West District and was formed in 1952.  Over the years we have introduced 1000’s of children and adults into the Scouting ways. In 2001 our purpose-built headquarters were opened, behind where the Leicestershire Scouts’ County HQ used to be. Here are some photos of …

Group History

Blaby Scout Group through the Years   Summer Camp near Monmouth – 1963       Geoff Hale G.S.M. 1952 – 59 An Awards Night from the mid 60’s. G.S.M. Geoff Hale gives Awards to Cubs, Scouts and Seniors. Edna Cox and Helen Tutt are on the Right. GEOFFREY HALE Passed way, aged 92 on 26th …

Group Photos

A Page for Group Photos

Our Team

Group Scout Leaders: Jane Young – Group Scout Leader – GSL@blabyscouts.org Mark Chamberlain – Assistant Group Scout Leader – AssistantGSL@blabyscouts.org Executive Committee: Ashley Bown – Group Chairperson –  Chairperson@blabyscouts.org Sue Wyllie – Group Treasurer – Treasurer@blabyscouts.org Sarah Hammonds-Keyte – Group Executive Secretary – Sarah.Hammonds-Keyte@blabyscouts.org Jane Young – Group Scout Leader – GSL@blabyscouts.org Mark Chamberlain – Assistant Group Scout …

The Promise

The Promise is a simple way to help young people and adults keep the Fundamentals of Scouting in mind. The Promise is the commitment made by all Members as they join Scouting, promising to share the values of Scouting.

Volunteering

We always have opportunities for adults to volunteer with us to help us continue to offer amazing experiences to our young people. Why do you need more volunteers? ​We are a large group with about 100 young people taking part in Scouting every week. All sections need enthusiastic adults to allow the young people to …