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Introducing Thurrock’s new Youth Commissioner

We are excited to introduce our new District Youth Commissioner, Glenn Mead. We spoke to Glenn about his new role.

Ockendon Cub Scout awarded after saving Dad’s life

A Cub Scout from Ockendon was recently honoured with an award from Chief Scout, Bear Grylls, after saving his dad’s life.

Scouts kayak, run and cycle in annual Triathlon

A new venue, Thriftwood Scout Activity Centre, proved popular for competitors and supporters for this year’s Triathlon, even the sun shone all day.

Scouts conquer the Cotswold Way

25 Scouts and Explorers, along with a full team of adults supporting them, completed the 102 mile Cotswold Way recently.

Volunteers’ achievements recognised with St George’s Day Awards

11 dedicated volunteers in the District have received St George’s Day awards, recognising their achievements.

Thurrock Gang Show enjoys another successful year!

Scouts and Guides from across Thurrock trod the boards at the Thameside Theatre recently staging their traditional annual “Stride On” Gang Show.

Cubs put to the test with this year’s Quiz

This year’s Cub Quiz recently took place with 16 packs from across Thurrock testing their knowledge.

Dave’s Marathon effort to raise funds for Scouting

Dave Tapsell, lead volunteer for Scouts in Thurrock, will again be taking on the massive challenge of the London Marathon on Sunday 26th April.

Thurrock Beavers and Cubs have fun at Linking Day

Over 160 Cubs and Scouts from across the District had a fun linking day recently at Thriftwood Campsite.

Scouts and Guides ready to Stride On

With only a month left to go, the cast and crew of Thurrock Gang Show are adding the finishing touches to this year’s show.