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We have several uniformed groups, details are listed below.

All of our groups meet in the Church Centre.

Boys Uniform Groups: The 26th Ipswich (St. Margaret’s) Scout Group

Scout roundelWe are open to boys and girls.
We meet during term time at the Garrett Memorial Hall.

For general information please contact our Group Scout Leader, Paul Newby, Or see our website

You don’t have to have been in the Beaver Colony to join our Cub Pack, similarly you don’t have to have been with our Beaver Colony or Cub Pack to join our Scout Troop. There may be waiting lists depending on current numbers, which our Leaders will be able to inform you about.

For details about meeting time and enquiries about joining individual groups see below.

Uniform Beaver logoBeavers are for 6 to 8 year olds.
Wednesday nights 17.45 to 19.15
Contact our Beaver Leader, Lesley Brown, at


Uniform Cub logoCubs are for the 8 to 10½ year olds.
Thursday nights 18.15 to 19.45
Contact our Cub Leader, Andrew Peck, at


Uniform Scout logoScouts are for the 10½ to 14 year olds.
Wednesday nights 19.30 to 21.00
Contact our Scout Leader, Brian Temple, at

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Girls Uniform Groups are all members of Girlguiding UK and follow the programme that it offers.

All groups meet in the main hall in the Church Centre during term time.

  • 1st Constable Rainbows: for 5 to 7 year olds, meet on Mondays from 5.30 – 6.30pm. Rainbow Guider is Helen Peck (Tel 01473 425528

  • 11th Ipswich Brownies: for 7 to 10 year olds, meet on Tuesdays from 6.00 - 7.30pm. Brownie Guider is Katherine Parkinson (Tel 01473 253430).

  • 22nd Ipswich Guides: for 10 to 15 year olds, meet on Tuesdays from 7.15 to 8.45pm. Guide Guider is Lesley Parkinson (Tel 01473 253430

For more information regarding Guiding at St Margaret's contact the individual Guider's listed above.

For more information about the activities enjoyed by Guides of all ages, see