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1st Bishop's Stortford and Hockerill Scout Group

Beaver Scouts, Cub Scouts and Scouts for boys and girls aged 6-14

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Venue Hire

Scout Headquarters

The Scout Headquarters is used by a number of community groups. The Scout Headquarters building consists of a small entrance area with coat hanging facilities, a hall, kitchen, both mens and ladies toilets plus an enclosed grassed area to the front. There are also chairs, tables should you need them.

If you would like to know more about hiring our premises on either a regular basis or for a one-off function such as a birthday party, please contact our HQ Bookings Manager Valerie Judge on 01279 863789 or email valerie.judge@1stbishopsstortford.org.uk.

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1st Bishop's Stortford and Hockerill Scout Group's Headquarters is located by the water tower at the entrance to Birchanger Wood, just off Heath Row in Bishops Stortford.

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Priory Wood

Our woodland campsite is regularly used by other groups, providing an excellent environment for outdoor activities from Nursery School nature visits to Scout camping trips.

If you would like to find out more about hiring the campsite, please contact Brian or Gina Field on 01279 657071 or email gina.field@1stbishopsstortford.org.uk.

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Priory Wood can be found on Bury Lodge Lane (opposite Thremhall Park), off the B1256, half a mile east of Junction 8 of the M11. The entrance to the campsite is 100m beyond the Thremhall Park barrier. You are able to park on either side of the road and then walk past the barrier and through the gates to the right which lead to the campsite.

1st Bishop's Stortford and Hockerill Scout Group

We currently have three Beaver Scout Colonies, three Cub Scout Packs and three Scout Troops, which meet once a week on the following days:

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Galaxy Beaver Scout Colony

Monday 5.00pm-6.00pm

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Watership Down Beaver Scout Colony

Tuesday 4.30pm-5.30pm

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Ocean Beaver Scout Colony

Thursday 6.00pm-7.00pm

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Apache Cub Scout Pack

Monday 6.30pm-8.00pm

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Comanche Cub Scout Pack

Tuesday 5.45pm-7.15pm

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Navaho Cub Scout Pack

Wednesday 6.15pm-7.45pm

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Aztec Scout Troop

Tuesday 7.30pm-9.00pm

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Inca Scout Troop

Friday 7.30pm-9.00pm

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Spartan Scout Troop

Saturday 10.00am-4.00pm
(approx once a month – see programme for details)