Active Support

21 Jan 2019

27th July – 06th August 2020

Cornwall Scouts are recruiting 4 leaders and 36 participants to form a unit to attend the next European Scout Jamboree.
We are also looking for adult members to join the International Service Team (IST)
This is an exciting opportunity to take part in an international experience with full support before, during and after the event.
You don’t have to be in any specific section to be part of the leadership team, you just need to have …

3 Oct 2017

An amazing adventure awaits!
Every four years 30,000 young people from across the world join together to enjoy new adventures; they experience a new country interacting with each other, gaining confidence, meeting new friends and having a life changing adventure; and its not just the young people who can get in on the action.
Cornwall Scouts have been awarded 27 places for our young people at the 24th World Scout Jamboree – West Virginia, North America and we need Three Contingent leaders to support them on their journey from fundraising, working as …

7 Mar 2016

What is A Million Hands?
It’s a Community Impact campaign which reflects our ambition by 2018 to mobilise half a million people in support of four social issues chosen by young people.
Why should my young people get involved?
Hundreds of Programme activities, expertise from national charities and 87% of Scouts want to take part in Community Impact projects through Scouting.
More details on the Million Hands Website
Dementia activities to do with your sections

7 Apr 2015

Well done to Stenek Explorers for showcasing Cornwall and the great adventures our young people in Cornwall achieve on The Scout Association’s digital media and Scouting magazine
The Scout Association Blog – Surf’s Up


30 Jan 2015

More Fun. More Choice. More Adventure
For detailed information about the changes, please visit:
Over the last four years The Scout Association asked thousands of members to tell them what they would like to see in an updated Programme – the results came in thick and fast and thanks to this feedback, a programme refresh has been launched to make it bigger and better than ever; providing more fun, more choice and more adventure.

“As part of the refresh, we asked young people and adults which new badges they wanted to see and also what …

4 Sep 2014

Login or Register:
Compass is a free, secure tool from The Scout Association to help you keep track of your Scouting. Researched, developed and tested with members in a range of Scout roles, Compass can perform a powerful set of functions to make Scout admin quicker and easier to manage in one place. The system safely stores data about adult members, young people and parents and allows you to perform useful tasks with that information.

Compass Links and Help
Cornwall Scouts: FAQs about training and registering
The Scout Association Pages: About | Userguide …

24 Jul 2014

Dear member,
The Scout Association is in the process of transferring all membership records into our new membership system Compass. If you have not heard much about Compass before please do take a look at
In order to complete the transfer of records the current membership system needs to close.
The shutdown is planned for Monday, 28th July, at 9am.
From Monday you will no longer be able to access, amend or download your own record or other members’ information until Compass is live.
You can still log into and use the Print …

2 Jun 2014

This project seeks to raise funds to enable us to erect a scaffold based Abseiling Tower.
The tower will be 8m high and 5m long with an internal staircase to allow ease of access to the launch platform.
The tower will allow 5 people to abseil at the same time.
Abseiling is an exciting activity that Nine Ashes has not been able to fully provide before.
Cornwall Scouts do not currently have access to a suitable facility to train its members without going to expensive commercial providers – this tower will enable us to …

7 Oct 2013

You might have heard that Scouting is changing. For the first time, we’re offering an additional alternative Promise that will allow those who have no faith to promise to do their best, to uphold our Scout values and to do their duty to the Queen.
But what does that mean to Scouting here in Cornwall?
Put simply, it means more people than ever can join Scouting. We are committed to being an inclusive organisation and we have removed barriers that might prevent those who share our values from taking part.
But none of …

19 Aug 2013

You can now share content from the Cornwall Scout site directly onto your favourite social media platforms.
Look out for the social media icons on pages, posts, events and announcments.

Some advice from the Scout Association on keeping safe on Socail Media websites