Our District Neckerchief

North Manchester Scout District is a vibrant and multi-cultural district, catering for all needs and walks of life. Here you will find information about all the groups that make up North Manchester Scout District, when and where they meet and a bit more about what each group does.

Who we are

North Manchester Scout District is the local arm of the United Kingdom's Scout Association. We have 13 Scout Groups providing a vibrant mix of age appropriate everyday adventure activities. Most of our groups have a full complement of Beaver Cub & Scout sections along with an Explorer & Network section at district level.


Where we are

North Manchester Scout District is in the Scout County of Greater Manchester East. Geographically we cover the north-eastern quadrant of the metropolitan borough of Manchester encompassing the wards of Blackley, Charlestown, Failsworth, Cheethamhill, Crumpsall, Clayton, Ardwick, Openshaw. Some of our groups meet in their own headquarters, some are church based groups and one based in a community school. Please see map oppostite for your nearest scout group.


What we do

We are part of the team who help 450,000 young people in the UK enjoy new adventures; to experience the outdoors; interact with others, gain confidence and have the opportunity to reach their full potential.

Working alongside our youth members are thousands of adult volunteers, with a huge variety of roles and opportunities available. Our district has approximately

750 members including 6-25 year olds and adult volunteers. We have a fantastic programme of activities to suit all ages.