Why join 3rd Whitton?
At 3rd Whitton Scout Group & Edmund Hillary Explorer Scout Unit (ESU), our scouts and explorers are do-ers and give-it-a-go-ers. Yes, we go camping, hiking, swimming, abseiling, cycling and canoeing. But we also get to hang out with our friends every week – having fun, playing games, working in a team and taking on new challenges.
Everyone’s welcome here. All genders, races and backgrounds. Regardless of your child’s physical ability – there’s a Scout adventure out there waiting for them. And we’ll help them find it.
Covid-19 Update – Parents please be aware. Due to current circumstances, we will not be meeting face to face at the hut. Online zoom meetings will continue virtually at your sections normal Friday night meeting times.
You can find the link and password to these meetings via the parents WhatsApp information point groups. Alternatively, you can message Ted, Caron or Guy for details.
We hope to see you all back at the hut as soon as it is safely viable to resume F-2-F scouting.
3rd Whitton & Edmund Hillary ESU's - Lockdown Water Splash!
3rd Whitton Scout Group was founded 80 years ago by parishioners of St Edmund of Canterbury RC Church in Whitton. We are located in the north-
3rd Whitton (St Edmunds) Scout Group was founded in February 1938. To read about the early history of 3rd Whitton (St Edmunds) Scout Group.
3rd Whitton leaders provide the Scouting programme for our Beavers, Cubs Scouts and Explorers. The Group Executive looks after the resources provided to the leaders and, specifically, the finances of the Group.
3rd Whitton can’t function without the active support of the parents and guardians of our young people, as well as numerous friends. In particular, providing fund raising and helping at camps and activities.