Who are we?


Scouting started in 1907 and since then has amased over 30 million members across the world. Scouting Ireland is dedicated to enabling and empowering young people to realise their potential, through its core values based on the Scout Promise and Law, fostering active citizenship and helping create a better community; society and world.

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Scouting in Newry

Scouting in Newry has been around since 1945 giving young people the opportunity to explore the outdoors and learn new skills. Our group consists of over 100 young people ranging from 6 to 25.

Throughout the year, young people go on many different adventures such as hiking the mountains or weekend camping learning how to fend for themselfves

Join Us


Our group has 22 dedicated highly skilled leaders that weekly give up there time to give young people new experiences and skills. We work together with our youth memebers so that they get the most out of their scouting adventure.

We are always open to new leaders. If you think this is something for you, message us on our contact page.

And hey, it's only about two hours a week!

Become a leader

1st Dromore Scouts

2 Home Ave, BT34 2DL, Newry