The 26th

About Us

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, located behind where the Leicestershire Scouts’ County HQ used to be, on the South Eastern …

Joining Us

Would your child like to join us? We regularly take-on new members in all our Scouting sections. Please see the section pages and then contact us and we will put you in touch with the appropriate leaders. Please note that we operate waiting lists for new members.  These are prioritised by the length of time …

Our Team

Hut HIre: Contact details for enquiries about hiring the hut are on the Hut Hire page. 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 …

Our History

Here are some photos of our headquarters being built: 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. …

Photos