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One of seven Districts in South East Scotland Region

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Craigalmond District

Craigalmond District covers the geographical area of Clermiston, Cramond, Blackhall, Davidson’s Mains, Craigleith, Kirkliston, Comely Bank, South Queensferry, Corstorphine, Carrick Knowe, Craigsbank, East Craigs, Saughton.  It is responsible for the Scout Groups and Explorer Units in the District.

Leadership Team

  • The DC is Mark Hesketh.
  • Deputy DC Graeme Robertson has specific responsibility for Groups.
  • Deputy DC Martin Elliot is leading on Development.

We display News items from the Craigalmond District here on the Regional site, but for full information please visit the Craigalmond District website (opens in a new window).

Craigalmond District website

Events in Craigalmond

Jun 15

National Camping Competition for Scouts

Fri 15 June - Sun 17 June

Craigalmond News

82nd Craigalmond – a great year

82nd Craigalmond Scouts & Sea Scouts (Cramond) - review of 2017 The Santa Sleigh going around the streets of Craigmount and Drumbrae, exciting children and raising money for charity, was the last event in an action-packed year for the Troop. The year...

Beavers at City Chambers

Not many people get to spend the night in the place where most of the important decisions affecting Edinburgh are made but one lucky Beaver Colony in South East Region was able to do just that when a group of Beavers from the 102nd Craigalmond Colony held...

AGM and Annual Review 2017

The Annual Review and Annual General Meeting is to be held on Wednesday 4 October 2017 at Girlguiding Edinburgh, 33 Melville Street, Edinburgh, EH3 7JF.  The Annual General Meeting will start at 7:00pm followed by the Annual Review.  Refreshments will be available at...

YLs in Sections – Craigalmond

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...

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...