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

We have 14 Scout Groups, 5 Explorer Scout Units, 1 Young Leader Unit and 1 Network Unit in multiple locations across Peterborough providing an everyday adventure from the age of 4 to 25 years old.

Around 660 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 280 adult volunteers who work together to ensure Scouting is both challenging and fun for the young people and adults alike.



District Team

Tom Law - Lead Volunteer, Peterborough District Scouts

Nina Doughty-Colbert - District Leadership Team

Chris Mear - District Leadership Team

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