Scout Network is the fifth and final section of the Scouting movement. From the time of Baden-Powell, there have been arrangements for young people who wanted to continue after their time in the Scout Section, and in 1967, Venture Scouts were formed from the existing Senior Scout and Rover Scout Sections.

During the late 1990s, we decided that to meet the changing needs of young people, there should be two sections for the over-14s: Explorer Scouts for 14 to 18-year-olds, and the Scout Network for 18 to 25s.

Off to uni?




If you’re going to University you can still be a part of Network by joining SSAGO and you can still take part in activities within Devon when you are at home, Network is a County based section.

Network Award Schemes

Network is about personal development and the award scheme supports this, here is an overview of the Awards you can work towards! Chief Scout's and Queen's Scouts Award During your time at Explorers, you will hopefully have had the chance to start your Chief Scouts Platinum award and or/the Chief Scouts Diamond awards. At Network...

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