Basingstoke East Scout District is one of two districts covering the Basingstoke area, the other being Basingstoke West District.
Our district, Basingstoke East Scout District, comprises of, Basingstoke town centre, Black Dam, Chineham, Eastrop, Lychpit, Oakridge, Old Basing, Popley, South View and the villages to the south east of Basingstoke.
The district currently has ten Scout groups, most having a Beaver (6 - 8 yrs), Cub (8 - 10 1/2 yrs), and Scout (10 1/2 - 14 yrs) section. There are also two Explorer Scout groups(14 - 18 yrs) and a Scout Network(18 - 25 yrs) group in the district.
Please note that the Groups within the District don't have 'Catchment areas', so there is no reason to join the nearest group.
28th Jul to 6th Aug 2019
Get ready for the coolest International Scout camp in Europe… Get ready for the 13th Haarlem Jamborette!
With 10 days full of activities including hiking through characteristic Dutch landscapes, getting to know other scouts from more than 15 different countries
29th Jul to 4th Aug 2018
Hampshire’s 2018 camp will provide a rich and exciting experience for everyone from the youngest Beaver to the oldest Explorer, and all the Adult leaders, helpers, Network & Scout Active Support – in Hampshire and beyond.
Basingstoke Gang Show
8th to 17th Feb 2018
Tickets now available for the 2018, Basingstoke Gang Show.
In its 35th Year and with a cast of around 70 Scouts and Guides, come and see why Basingstoke Gang Show is the longest running and ‘bestselling amateur show in Basingstoke’.