Charnwood 2019

About Charnwood

Charnwood 2019 will be the 9th International Scout and Guide Camp that Leicestershire Scouts and Girlguiding Leicestershire have jointly organised. Once again it will be an amazing camp full of fun and friendship.

Where is Charnwood?

Charnwood 2019 is being held a new venue at the Heart of the National Forest, Cattows Farm, Heather. In it’s elevated position above the countryside it offers breath-taking panoramic views and glorious sunsets.

When is Charnwood?

Charnwood happens from the 27th July – 3rd August. We also need help the week before to put in the infrastructure and the week after to take it away again.

How much does it Cost?

Participants – £170

Leaders – £50

Full Staff – £42.50

Optional Staff Catering add on – £65

Leaders/Staff Children – £2.50

What Is Included?

Each participant will receive a wristband, necker and T-shirt from the subcamp and a badge plus all activities at Charnwood. We have lots for everyone to take part in including:

Offsite Water Activities                                                 Amazing Inflatables

Charnwood’s Got Talent Competition                    Bushcraft

Mountain Biking                                                               Cinema

STEM Activities                                                                 Crafts

Live Acts on the main stage

Plus much, much more

How Do I Book?

Bookings for staff and groups are open. Registration is on our website at Group bookings we only require numbers at present.

Do you have any flyers?

There is also a customisable printer friendly version online at

Staff Showcases

If you want to know more about joining the staff team or want to chat with the senior management team, they will be Leicestershire Scouts HQ on the following dates:

Monday 1st October – 5pm-8pm

Saturday 17th November – 10am-2pm

Leicestershire Scouts, 9 Oak Spinney Park, Leicester Forest East, Leicester LE3 3AW

You don’t need to attend the staff showcases to join the team – we feel it’s a great opportunity for people to chat with senior team about different opportunities that are on offer. All available staff roles are online at

We also appreciate that it’s a bit far to travel and we’ll also try and be online at

Stay in Touch

Charnwood 2019 has it’s own mailing list. You can sign up to this on our website.

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