The Baden-Powell Scouts' Association

Traditional Scouting for the 21st Century!

Investing in Our Leaders

The training bursary has funded caving, cycling, rock climbing, mountain leadership, canoeing.....In 2011 the B-PSA launched an internal bursary scheme to train our leaders. The aim of this bursary fund is to promote skills development amongst our members to provide outdoor and traditional Scouting activities.


Scout Badge Bonanza 2013

Scouting About 2013 Volume 2

Download Scouting About 2013 Volume 2 by clicking here.




New B-P Scouts invested in Ludgershall

FIFTY founding members of the new 5th Wiltshire B-P Scout Group in Ludgershall have been invested in a special ceremony.


5th Wiltshire Awards

5th Wiltshire are proud to announce that Skip Colin came second in the Area Community Awards for the two years work it took to get their new Scout Group underway. They also received an 'Endeavour' certificate for overcoming all the obstacles along the way. Congratulations guys!

Southern Area Easter Camp

Southern Area’s traditional Easter Camp was held this year at Butcher’s Coppice Campsite near Bournemouth, with Cubs, Scouts, Senior Scouts and Rover Scouts from 1st Earley, 1st Kingswood and 1st Reading being joined by 5 guests from our WFIS friends in Berlin.

scoutingabout harry2-1Harry takes on Mt. Kilimanjaro


This summer, one of the B-PSA's Rover Squire's will be taking on a mounmental challenge in support of the Meningitis Research Foundation......



Baden-Powell's Birthday Hike

image003In honour of our founder, Lord Robert Baden-Powell, 1st Whittingham BP Scout Group set themselves a huge challenge – a 20km hike across 12 summits in the Cheviot Hills, with an overall climb of nearly 1000m in the week of his birthday!