For young people aged ten and a half to fourteen. What don’t Scouts do? At this age, we encourage girls and boys to take responsibility for themselves and each other, with older members leading a small team. They like being with friends and participating fully in the adventure of life. In the Troop Scouts: Develop leadership skillsLearn emergency aidSpend nights away – the summer camp is often the highlight of the yearHelp others in the communityCook, both at home and at campAdventurous and sporting activities – anything from abseiling to zorbingLearn survival skills At 4th Eastcote Scout Group, our troop meets on Friday.