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One of seven Districts in South East Scotland Region

Braid District

Braid District covers the geographical area of Blackford, Newington, Gilmerton, Morningside, Greenbank, Buckstone, Fairmilehead and Liberton.  It is responsible for the Scout Groups and Explorer Units in the District.

The District Commissioner is David Colley.

Braid News

157th Braid Scouts Clean Up!

The 157th Braid Scouts have been making an impact in their local community, working in partnership with the Scottish Waterways Trust. The Scottish Waterways Trust works to create brighter futures for people, wildlife and communities along Scotland's canals.  In March...

YLs in Sections – Braid

Young Leaders with Beavers, Cubs and Scouts Young Leaders are an extremely useful resource for the younger sections.  The experience of being a Young Leader is also extremely rewarding, particularly if all the training is completed, and Young Leaders are one of our...

Cubs100 – Adventures at London Zoo

We're really proud to say that 2 Cubs from the Region are attending the Cubs100 launch at London Zoo.  Lois and Max, both from Braid District, have been caught on camera today on BBC News. You can view the footage of them...

Peace Light

For just over 10 years now the 21st Craigalmond Group have been putting the Peace Light at the Centre of their Christmas and their community of Queensferry and Dalmeny. During November each year a group of Austrian scouts travel to Bethlehem and take light from the...