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Another day of good weather on Summer Camp. More messing about in the river. A serious campfire. Photo taken 5 hours after the last log went on! And it’s good to see the Explorer Scouts setting the standard at campsite inspection! ... See MoreSee Less

Another day of good weather on Summer Camp. More messing about in the river. A serious campfire. Photo taken 5 hours after the last log went on! And it’s good to see the Explorer Scouts setting the standard at campsite inspection!

Yes it’s a paddling pool! The weather has been that good this weekend on our Wales Summer Scout Camp. It’s been a busy few days with all patrols navigating themselves up Black Mountain and then on to our overnight mountain camping spot. (The remains of an abandoned village circa 1900) A visit to the Spaceguard Observatory and some silliness along with all the camping and cooking skills as always. ... See MoreSee Less

Yes it’s a paddling pool! The weather has been that good this weekend on our Wales Summer Scout Camp. It’s been a busy few days with all patrols navigating themselves up Black Mountain and then on to our overnight mountain camping spot. (The remains of an abandoned village circa 1900) A visit to the Spaceguard Observatory and some silliness along with all the camping and cooking skills as always.

2020 Expedition to Kandersteg

In 2020 we are going to Kandersteg International Scout Centre.
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Who we are


We are 29th Purley Scout Group & Purley Cross Explorers, part of the UK’s biggest mixed youth organisation. We are based at Purley Baptist Church (PBC) in Purley. PBC kindly sponsor our group and support our activities.

We change lives by offering 6 to 18 year-olds fun and challenging activities, unique experiences, everyday adventure and skills for life. Scouts helps children and young adults reach their full potential. We help young people to get jobs, save lives and even change the world.

Find Us

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Our sections meeting every week during term time:


Beavers meet on Tuesday (Girls) and Thursday (Boys) evenings

Cubs meet on Thursday (Boys) and Friday (Girls) evenings

Scouts meet on Friday evenings

Explorers meet on Friday evenings

See Online Scout Manager for the full programme

Our Programmes

All our sections run busy and exciting programmes that bring adventure and skills for life to the young people in them.

For full details of these programmes please refer to your login on Online Scout Manager where you will be able to see the full details for your section.

If you aren't yet a member of a section please use the 'Join the Adventure' form to get in touch.

Contact Us

If you would like to join one of our sections, get involved as an adult helper or just find out more about what we do please use this form.