Skills for Life

Our district is made up of 20 scout groups, of which we have 2 sea and 1 air scout group. We also have 3 explorer units for 14-18 year olds and a network unit for 18-25 year olds.

Welcome to Bristol South

Hello and Welcome to Bristol South Scout District, this website is under development and therefore not all pages may have full information displayed. Please fell free to browse or use the ‘Contact’ page to get in touch.

Our district  covers the Bristol South Area which including Ashton, Bedminster, Stockwood, Whitchurch, Hengrove, Knowle and across to Brislington.

We are part of the world wide family of Scouting which has around 31 million members across the world!

Adult volunteers

The Scouts award-winning training scheme for volunteers means that adults get as much from Scouts as young people.

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Latest news

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11th Aug 2019

District Annual General Meering 2018-19 Minutes/Reports

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19th May 2019

Bristol South Gang Show 2020

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28th Apr 2019

Welcome to our new website

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6th Nov 2018

NAN’s & DAN’s

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Upcoming events

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Leaders – One Day – First Aid Course

19th Oct


9:00 am - 4:00 pm


82nd HQ - Whitchurch

District Celebration Evening

28th Oct


7:30 pm - 10:00 pm


Bedminster Down Ex Service Club

Avon Scouts County Ball

29th Nov


7:30 pm - 12:00 am


Bath Racecourse, Lansdown.

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