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Challenge  Adventure  Enjoyment  Achievement

There are over 8,500 Scouts across Merseyside who enjoy a balanced programme of adventurous activities and personal development opportunities. Scouting is open to all young people aged 6-25 years and is supported by 1600 adult volunteers in Merseyside alone. Watch our new video at

Scouts are a worldwide movement Young People aged between 10 and 14. It provides a wide range of adventurous, fun and exciting activities through which the Young People develop personally and as responsible citizens. Scouting is about being with friends, part of a team, and participating fully in the adventure and opportunities of life.

Never has there been a better time to be a part of the adventures of Scouting on Merseyside. From Archery to Zorbing, Merseyside Scouts offers a programme packed with fun and adventure available to all Young People.

If you would like to Join The Adventure, click the link below to get in touch!

Alex Sharp

Assistant County Commissioner (Scouts)

Useful Downloads

pdf Transition from Scouts to Explorers

Young Leaders & the Scout Section

pdf Working with YLs in your Section
pdf YL's Info for Scout Leaders

Module 18. Scouting Skills

Useful downloads which cover all of the Module 18 skills requirements
pdf Module 18 Compass Skills
pdf Module 18 Hiking Skills
pdf Module 18 Simple First Aid
pdf Module 18 Wide Games
pdf Module 18 Basic Cooking Skills
pdf Module 18 Lashings
pdf Module 18 Simple Knots
pdf Module 18 Ceremonies
pdf Module 18 Mapping Skills
pdf Module 18 Training Aids
pdf Module 18 fire Lighting Skills
pdf Module 18 Route Planning for Hikes
pdf Module 18 Use of Axes & Saws

Contact Us

Should you require assistance, or for more information on Scouting on Merseyside please contact.

Alex Sharp Assistant County Commissioner (Scouts)

Upcoming Events

21st July 2018,, 10.00am - 2.00pm

World Scout Jamboree Family Fun Day - 17th Fairfield, Liverpool North, HQ Earl of Sefton Scout Hut opposite number 23 Meadow Lane, West Derby, L12.

21st - 2nd July 2018,, 5.38pm

Roverway 2018 - Europe, hosted by Scouting Nederland

28th - 4th July 2018,, 9.00am - 5.00pm

Chamboree - Cheshire

12th September 2018,, 7.30pm - 9.00pm

Scouts ADC Meeting - 3rd Floor Tea Factory

15th September 2018,, 9.00am - 1.00pm

Getting Started Course - Marriott Hotel, Queens Square, Liverpool

28th - 30th September 2018,, 7.00pm - 2.30pm

Beavan Challenge 2018 - Tawd Vale

Photo Gallery

PL Training Weekend 2018

PL Training Weekend 2018

Pictures: 31


Beavan Challenge 2017

Beavan Challenge 2017

Pictures: 55


West Wirral Fire Themed St Georges Day 2017

West Wirral Fire Themed St Georges Day 2017

Pictures: 41


The Great Escape 2016

The Great Escape 2016

Pictures: 133


Feast 2016 - Displays

Feast 2016 - Displays

Pictures: 51