1st Buxted (O’Brien’s Own) Scout Group is a volunteer organisation that has worked with local young people since 1909 without break. You can find out all about the scouting movement and its aims at www.scouts.org.uk.
We have three sections at Buxted open to all children aged 6+ and we meet during school term times at Buxted Scout hut and at the Church & Village Hall in Hadlow Down.
Beavers: for 6-8 year olds meeting on Monday & Thursday evenings 5.00 – 6.15pm
Cubs: for 8-10.5 years meeting Mondays 6.15 – 7.45pm, Wednesdays 5.30 – 7.00pm and Thursdays 6.30 – 8.00pm
Scouts: for 10.5 – 14 years meeting Wednesdays 7.00 – 9.00pm
After scouts children can join one of the District Explorer Units (14 – 18) who meet in Uckfield, Crowborough, Mayfield/Ticehurst & Groombridge. There is also an active Network section for those aged 18-25.