5th Prittlewell Scout Group

We meet Tuesdays, Some Sections have a waiting list, please email, text or Phone us to arrange a place for your young person.

Beaver Scouts: (6 to 8 years) 4.30pm until 5.50pm
Cub Scouts: (8 to 10½ Years) 5.45pm until 7.15pm
Scounts: (10½ to 14 years) 7.30 until 9.00pm

We also support new Adult Volunteers, Young Leaders and DofE Volunteering Placements.

Belchamps Scout Centre

We often visit Belchamps Scout Camp for activities and camps, also the shop stocks uniform.

Thriftwood Scout Camp Site

5th Prittlewell Sometimes Camp at Thriftwood Scout Camp Site it is also the nearest scout centre for water activities.  

Southend Estuary Charity Scout

Please support our Southend Estuary Charity Scout, the shop’s profits benefit all the Yonge people in our district, it also stocks scout uniform. 

Kingston Ridge Scout Campsite

Now and again we camp at Kingston Ridge Scout Campsite –  Down Lee Chapel Lane until you come to a gate across the lane open it and please shut it behind you, continue down this unmade road 1/4 mile, and you will find the campsite on the right.

Skreens Park Activity Centre

Very large Scout Campsite and has an amazing new high and low ropes course, and many other activities.

Gilwell Park

This is a very special place in scouting, the UK scout information centre is also based at Gilwell, our scouts have been camping at the Gilwell Winter Camp for years, we also visit for other events, Skip and Kit are often on staff with the BushScout team here.

Prances Scout Camp

The nice campsite we have camped at in the past and will again.

Tolmers Scout Camp & Activity Centre

We have camped at Tolmers Scout Camp & Activity Centre for CTT week, the scouts have had a great time doing the many activities on offer on this 7-day camp.

Danemead Scout Campsite

Great woodland campsite, ideal for tarp and hammock camping. 5th Prittlewell has a great set of kit for this type of camping and also run the district survival badge at the Scout outdoor badge weekend.

Brownsea Island

The site of the first experimental camp in 1907 by Baden-Powell. We visited the island in 2017 as part of a camp nearby.

Paccar Scout Camp

We have camped at Paccar Scout Camp and will do again, 2x Summer camps for the Scouts, one at there event camp call Blow Your Socks Off!

6-8 years

Make friends and try new indoor and outdoor activities

8-10½ years

Learn practical skills while having adventures with friends

10½-14 years

Build confidence, resilience and a sense of adventure

We’re proud to help young people develop Skills for Life


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Timeline Photos5th PRITTLEWELL SCOUT GROUP will be at the CHRISTMAS FAIR on SATURDAY with their FIRE STEEL BIRTHDAY CAKE!! Can you beat the clock and light the candles before the times up?! 🔥🎉

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Thanks to all the wonderful Cubs! I hope everyone has a smashing Christmas party next week 🥳🎉 ... See MoreSee Less

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Hard find this Geocache but someone managed! ... See MoreSee Less

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BEAVERS- please remember tonight is the last night for signing up to and paying for the Christmas sleepover 🎅🏻. Friday 13th to Saturday 14th December £20. ... See MoreSee Less

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SCOUTS are Geocaching in the Dark! Jones Memorial Recreation Ground tonight 7.30-9.00 Dress warm and bring a torch. ... See MoreSee Less

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Junk models of dragons- and cardboard man Zak 😂 ... See MoreSee Less

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So the beavers started there work for there space badge last night and here they are forming the constilation of Leo. ... See MoreSee Less

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Event Calendar

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Scouts – Make Christmas gift
Dec 10 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Scouts – Last Meeting 2019
Dec 17 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Unnamed meeting
Dec 31 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Scout Gilwell Wintercamp 2020
Jan 10 – Jan 12 all-day

Here we go again, buy popular demand we will be at Gilwell Winter Camp for our 8th Year.

We will have the small hike tents to keep your visit warm and lots of hot food, and not forgetting a big hot campfire!

The event activities can be found here: https://www.wintercamp.org.uk/activity/

Event T-shirts for the camp will be available but must be booked and paid for in advance.


Contact 5th Prittlewell Scout Group

 Phone or Text Group Scout Leader Denise Woolsey 07739 933784  


 Email: gsl@5thprittlewellscouts.org.uk

Church Hall, 90 Alton Gardens,
Southend on Sea, SS2 6QZ

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