Welcome!

Welcome to the 25th Purley (St. Mark’s) Scout Group!

We deliver exciting weekly programmes for young people aged 6 to 18 and an extensive range of adventurous activities and camps throughout the year. Browse the website to find out more!

Latest News

Click HERE for a selection of photos from our last 12 months!

Why Scouting?

We believe in preparing young people with skills for life – by having fun and enjoying new adventures whilst developing the skills they need to succeed, now and in the future.

Congratulations

Huge congratulations to the 25th Purley Shooting Team – some fantastic results in the GLSW County Shooting Competition! Well done all. For full results, click HERE

VOLUNTEER WITH US

Join our incredible team of outstanding volunteers and help us to run what is a large, successful and active Scout Group!

Whether you can offer us an hour or so of your time weekly, monthly, termly or annually, we can find something FUN to suit your talents.

This could be working alongside our leader teams at Beaver, Cub or Scout Section meetings; helping us with admin; providing fundraising support, looking after our kitchen, DIY and other support roles.

JOIN THE 25TH PURLEY!

We welcome boys AND girls and have a small number of places available. If you would like your child to join the 25th Purley (St. Mark’s) Scout Group, please click on “View More Info” below!

We meet in the Scout Hut at St. Mark’s Church, Church Road, Purley, CR8 3QQ.

Beavers Tuesday 5.30pm to 6.30pm Age 6 to 8
Cubs Tuesday 6.45pm to 8.15pm Age 8 to 10.5
Scouts Wednesday 7.30pm to 9pm – Age 10.5 to 14.5

FIND OUT MORE

Find out more about our fantastic Beaver Colony, Cub Pack and Scout Troop! 

Beavers

Our Beaver Colony is thriving with eager Beavers turning up each week! The exciting weekly Colony programmes are themed and built around the various Challenge and Activity badges that the Beavers can earn, including some very special activities!

Cubs

Our Cub Pack is one of the largest and most successful in the area. Weekly meetings are run at a fast pace with loads of exciting games and activities in a packed, themed Programme! Our Cubs also experience the thrill of 2 or 3 camps every year.

Scouts

The 25th Purley Scout Troop is booming, and remains the largest, and arguably the most successful Scout Troop in the area. Our Scouts experience thrilling weekly meetings and at least 3 adventurous camps every year!

Volunteer with us!

Our Group Executive and fantastic Leader Team are all unpaid volunteers.  If you would like to join the adventure, take part in some great experiences and work with our young people, contact us to find out more!

TAKE A LOOK AT SOME OF OUR INCREDIBLE CAMPS