Ely

Ely District covers the City of Ely, including some of the surrounding towns and villages.

The district houses 7 Scout Groups, 2 Explorer Scout Units, 1 Young Leader Unit and 1 Network Unit in multiple locations across Ely providing an everyday adventure from the age of 4 to 25 years old.

Around 460 youth members meet weekly in the district, taking take part in a wide range of activities. These young people are supported by an enthusiastic team of around 140 leaders and supporters who work together to ensure Scouting is both challenging and fun for the young people and adults alike.


Graham Smith - Lead Volunteer, Ely District Scouts

Elaine Chamberlain - Deputy District Commissioner (Programme)


Abbie Wells - District Youth Lead

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