Squirrels get their very own lead volunteer

I am delighted to announce the appointment of Victoria DaSilva as our first Assistant County Commissioner for Squirrels. Victoria finished an incredible 10-year term as Blackpool’s DC last night and I am delighted that her break has been only a…

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Meet our new District Commissioner

Following an open search process, I am delighted to inform you that Matt Hornby has accepted my offer to become the next District Commissioner for Blackpool District Scouts. Matt will be well-known to many of you. He is currently Deputy…

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The newest branch of the Scouts family tree

Squirrels. The newest branch of the Scouts family tree has landed in Blackpool – where 4-6 year olds can join in too. This is an age when minds are fizzing, when energy and curiosity levels are sky high, when little…

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Donations for Ukraine

The community coming together to respond and help with the crisis in Ukraine. As one of the largest communities in Blackpool, the Scouts, both leaders and the young people felt it was important to do something to help those who…

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The shining lights that make Scouts possible

Recognising the achievements and thanking our volunteers for all that they do. It’s so important that we thank and recognise our fellow Scouts for their incredible service. These are the shining lights who make Scouts possible. Most of us in…

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Shaping the future of Scouts

Young people and volunteers got their thinking caps on at Blackpool Pleasure Beach. On Saturday 5th March, young people and volunteers from across West Lancashire County got together to speak up and get their voices heard to help shape the…

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Young people leading recruitment

44th Blackpool Cubs are leading the way by bringing friends along to try out Scouting. Over at 44th Blackpool Cubs, based at St John Vianney Parish Centre, they have been leading the way with recruitment by inviting their school friends…

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