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Scouts launch Squirrels – for 4-5 year olds

We’re absolutely chuffed to announce our new programme for 4 and 5 year olds, #SquirrelScouts. 200+ Squirrel Dreys will open this month across the UK, with plans to open this brand new section to the Isle of Man. Find out: scouts.org.uk/squirrels#SkillsForLife.

Buggane Beavers Prison Dog Visit

Milly & Leo paid a visit to Buggane Beavers, along with their handlers Keith & Simon, to show us what their jobs are at the prison. Very well behaved dogs (much better than the Beavers!) A big thank you to Keith & Simon for giving up their time.

Beaver Sports Day

With a record number of points, Buggane returned the Shield to 1st Douglas after 11 years! A big thank you to the Beavers who ran as if their lives depended on it!

Buggane Beavers Community Farm Visit

After a fantastic visit to the farm 1st Douglas’s Buggane Beaver Colony presented Chris with a cheque for £140, raised by Good Deed Hands and a sponsored walk. A big thank you to the staff of the farm for introducing us to the animals and taking us a walk to the Hobbit House. A great […]

Introducing our new Money Skills Activity Badge for Beavers and Cubs

We’re excited to announce our brand new Money Skills Activity Badge for Beavers and Cubs – our first new badge in more than three years. The Money Skills Activity Badge, supported by HSBC UK, will help build young people’s confidence and understanding of money through creative, fun and hands-on activities. Financial habits are formed by […]

Manx Bird Life Art and Photography Competition

Manx BirdLife is pleased to announce ‘Our Island’s Birds’ Art and Photography Competition.

Manx waters re-classified for class C and B

The waters in the Isle of Man have been re-classified for class C and B1. The full breakdown can be downloaded below. If you plan on running water activities here on the island please check it out.

Watch Grass Sledging on Bradda Head

A great place to try our new grass sledges out.

Groups begin meetings after lockdown

Some island Scout groups have begun to meet face to face again after social distancing restrictions ended recently on the island.

Check out our new Grass Sledges

Check out our new grass sledges, which are available to borrow. Rhys, from 1st Marown Cubs, tries out the new Scouts Isle of Man Grass Sledges.