Our Scouts

Our Scouts

The Scout Section is for young people, usually aged between 10½ and 14 years. A young person can come into the Troop at 10 and may stay until they are 14½  years old. The Scout Troop is the third section in the Scout Group, above Beavers and Cubs.

Our Cub Scouts

Our Cub Scouts

Cub Scouts are young people aged between 8 and 10 1/2, who make up the second section of the Scouting family, between Beavers and Scouts.

Our Beaver Scouts

Our Beaver Scouts

Beaver Scouts are young people usually aged between 6 and 8 years old though they can be as young as five and three quarters. They belong to the first and youngest Section in the Scouting family.

  • Our Scouts

    Our Scouts

  • Our Cub Scouts

    Our Cub Scouts

  • Our Beaver Scouts

    Our Beaver Scouts


Joining Our Group

1st Great Notley Scout group is currently one of the largest groups within the Braintree District, and as such, we - on occasions - have to operate a waiting list for admission into sections within the group.

As a group we currently have the following sectionsGreat Notley Scout Logo

6- 8 years - Beavers

Wednesday 5:30pm – 6:45pm - Great Notley Village Hall

Monday 5:30pm - 6:45pm - Great Leighs Primary School

8 – 10 ½ years - Cubs

Tuesday 6:30pm – 8pm – Great Leighs Primary School

Wednesday 6:30pm – 8pm – Great Notley Village Hall

10 ½ - 14 years – Scouts

Monday 6:45pm - 8:30pm - Great Leighs Primary School

Wednesday 7:30pm – 9:15pm - Great Notley Village Hall

All sections are open to both Boys and Girls.

If you would like your child to join one of these sections, please fill in our online form.

Obviously, as we are - on occasions - over subscribed, we cannot guarantee a place, but we will hold children’s names on a waiting list.

Please note: when considering new entrants into the group, priority will be given in the following order

1)     Child where parent/carer will become fully uniformed leader and attend weekly

2)     Child where parent/carer will become a non uniformed assistant and attend weekly

3)     Child where parent/carer will be an active member of the parent helper list (3 meetings per term)


Yours in Scouting

Danny Yates – Group Scout Leader

1st Great Notley Scout Group

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