Cub on high ropes

6 to 8 years

Try new things. Make new friends. Begin your adventure.


8 to 10½ years

Develop new skills. Soar to great heights. Being a Cub opens up a whole other world.


10½ to 14 years

Jump in and get muddy. Give back and get set. Scouts ignore the butterflies and go for it, and soon so will you.


14 years and up – parents and young people

Gain new skills while helping others.


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    We have a designated admissions secretary who will contact you to confirm your details have been added to our waiting list. They will contact you again when a place becomes available.

    For more information please read our Admissions Policy.


    1st Orwell Scouts is part of the Royston district serving the villages of Foxton, Fowlmere, Melbourn, Meldreth, Shepreth and Orwell on the border between North Hertfordshire and South Cambridgeshire.



    Friday evenings – 5.30pm-6.30pm – term time

    Melbourn Primary School, Mortlock Street SG8 6DB


    Friday evenings – 6.45pm-8.00pm – term time

    Melbourn Primary School, Mortlock Street SG8 6DB


    Friday evenings – 7.00pm-8.30pm – term time

    Melbourn Baptist Church Hall, Mortlock Street SG8 6DB



    Parent helpers

    We always welcome extra helpers to enable us to successfully run our weekly activities. Please speak to one of our leaders if you would like to help out.

    Become a leader

    Consider joining our friendly team. It’s a great way to learn new skills and help make a real difference to the experiences of young people in your local area.

    However much time you can give we always appreciate your help and support.