Scout Troop

Our Scout Troop meets on Thursdays and is aimed at 10 1/2 - 14 year olds

Our Scouts take part in so many activities that it isn’t possible to list them all from climbing to cooking and scout car racing to pioneering and hiking you can learn so many things and make a lot of new friends by joining the Scouts.

If you want more information on Beavers or want to join please either fill in the form on the join page or email info@1stRipleyScouts.org

Below you will find the latest news from the Troop and the Troops’ upcoming events.

OUTDOOR ADVENTURE

LEARN NEW THINGS

EAT, SLEEP, SCOUT, REPEAT

CAMPING

SCOUT CAR RACING

BINGO!… 

Over 50 people had a great night at our annual Christmas Bingo, we also raised a £150 as an added bonus. Thanks to everyone for their support this evening and we hope you have a merry Christmas and a happy new year!   read more

Beaver Leader Earns Her Stripes

Our new Beaver Leader, Julie Ann, has completed her adult training and was awarded her wood badge last week at Ripley and Heanor Districts Beaver Toy service. A wood badge is awarded after an adult had completed all of their training, giving them the skills they need to provide Skills for Life to Ripley’s Beaver Scouts.  Sarah Allen, lead volunteer for Ripley and Heanor said “A wood badge represents a lot of hard work in a volunteers own time, and it’s really great to acknowledge Julie Ann’s effort.” If you would be interested in lending a helping hand why not drop us an email at... read more

Upcoming Troop Events

Feb
10
Sat
8:30 am Waste Paper Collection @ 1st Ripley Scout Group HQ
Waste Paper Collection @ 1st Ripley Scout Group HQ
Feb 10 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am
If you have any waste paper that you need to get rid of, bring it to us and we’ll recycle it. We have been collecting paper for a number of years and is one of[...]
Mar
10
Sat
8:30 am Waste Paper Collection @ 1st Ripley Scout Group HQ
Waste Paper Collection @ 1st Ripley Scout Group HQ
Mar 10 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am
If you have any waste paper that you need to get rid of, bring it to us and we’ll recycle it. We have been collecting paper for a number of years and is one of[...]
Apr
14
Sat
8:30 am Waste Paper Collection @ 1st Ripley Scout Group HQ
Waste Paper Collection @ 1st Ripley Scout Group HQ
Apr 14 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am
If you have any waste paper that you need to get rid of, bring it to us and we’ll recycle it. We have been collecting paper for a number of years and is one of[...]