Welcome to 4th Braintree Scout Group

4th Braintree Scout Group is located in the market town of Braintree. Situated in Essex midway between Chelmsford and Colchester, Braintree is home to around 50,000 residents.

Each section meets weekly providing a wide range of programmed activities. The meetings take place both inside and outdoors giving our young people a variety of life experiences. Events and camps are run throughout the year to consolidate skills developed during weekly meetings.

The group was established in 1968 and has over 250 members making it the largest Scout Group in the County. Each week we deliver Scouting to 3 Beaver Colonies, 3 Cub Packs and 2 Scout Troops. Anyone aged between 14 to 18 is welcome to contact and join the District Explorer section.

If you are thinking about Scouting and wondering if Scouts is right for you, take a look at the information on our Why Scouts page. More information is available in the relevant age-related sections.

We are always looking for volunteers to help with our section nights, events and committee. If you are wondering how you could help, check out our volunteer pages. Don't worry, we will support you to develop skills and offer training along the way!

We are a very active group with camps and activities happening all the time. We aim to develop young people with #SkillsForLife, whilst having fun and making new friends. See what we have been up to on our social media pages. Decided Scouts is for you? Visit our joining page to sign up.

If you don't find what you are looking for ask in our contact area.

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This week beavers had a lovely time walking to Rayne!
A big thank you to all the adults that came with us without you this wouldn’t of happened!

Hope you all have a great half term!
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Cubs cooked up a storm in the kitchen this week for their Chef Badge!! Their challenge was to prepare and cook a two course meal which must include fruit and vegetables. They worked together in their Sixes and cooked a real feast!! After they were allowed to eat it, to which they happily obliged! 😋 🍳🍲🍽 ... See MoreSee Less

2 weeks ago

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Love the video! They did such a great job, more than willing to get stuck into prep, cooking and tidying away. Really really proud of them! Awesome teamwork!

So proud of them all, they did an amazing job and worked really well as a large team looking forward to them cooking for me at camp . Well done all 👍🏻🍳

Apparently the best bacon sandwich noush has ever eaten...

Good lessons to learn!👍

Wow looks good to me 😋😋

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