Find out the latest information on how we are managing Coronavirus within Cheshire Scouting. Coronavirus Update

Covid-19 (Coronavirus) Update

This page provides the latest guidance and advice on how Cheshire Scouts are responding to the current coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak and will be updated on a regular basis.

  • Last updated: 5th January 2021

Readiness level: RED

This means: No face to face Scouts activities may take place until further notice.

Relevant Government Guidance: National Youth Agency

Note: UK Scouting continues to base its guidance and advice on government health advice, which can be found at www.gov.uk/coronavirus. Updates from the UK Scout Association (“HQ”) are available here.

Scouting from Home:

Scouting at home and virtual meetings can continue.

This can be done in two ways:

If you have any Scouting from Home resources that you would like to share with your fellow volunteers, please email them to homescouting@cheshirescouts.org.uk

While we are not meeting face-to-face we are encouraging our leaders and other volunteers to develop ways of delivering Scouting for young people at home.

Useful Resources:

See these useful resources developed by Youth UK:

Forest Camp Activity Centre:

Forest Camp Activity Centre is closed until further notice.

Tatton Park Activity Centre:

Tatton Park Activity Centre is closed until further notice.

Cheshire Scouts and EuroJam:

The European Jamboree 2020+1 has been cancelled.

Insurance Updates:

For the latest updates from Unity – the Scout Associations own insurance broker – see Unity Coronavirus Update. For activities and trips insured elsewhere, please contact your broker/insurer directly.

Put your phone down and what are you left with? Just teamwork, courage and the skills to succeed.’
Bear Grylls, Chief Scout Bear Grylls