1st Shipley Scout Group
1st Shipley Scout Group has claim to being among the oldest Scout Groups in the country. With a small camping ground surrounding a traditional thatched roofed HQ the Group meets the needs of the young people in a rural Sussex community offering Beaver, Cub and Scouts Sections. For older members (14+) 1st Shipley Group offers the opportunity to join Paladin Explorer Scout Unit. Camping, hiking and traditional Scouting are features of the Group´s activities.
‘Nature and the outdoors are languages that can be learned. Once you identify a beech tree, tie a clove hitch or cook a simple meal over a fire that you’ve built yourself, you’ll never forget it.'