We would like to wish you all a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year. All the best for 2022, we hope the new year brings us out of the pandemic and back into full swing scouting. Merry Christmas

Who’s Who

Scouting in Durham City is managed by the District Commissioner – commonly known as the DC.

The DC is assisted by Several Assistant District Commissioners (or ADCs) each of whom has an area of specific responsibility. The ADCs take responsibility for coordinating the District program. The District is managed and overseen by the executive committee which consists of a Chairman, Treasurer and Secretary.





District Commissioner (Acting) David Williamson
District Youth Commissioner Vacant
Assistant District Commissioners (ADC’s) – Sections
Beavers Vacant
Cubs Sarah Dodds
Scouts Mark Robinson
Explorers (DESC) Jayne Gibson
Network Tom Kitching
Assistant District Commissioners (ADC’s) – Other Roles
Campsite Warden (Coalburns) John Little
Communications (O365/Website/etc) Slimer
Social Media D’Arcy Emberson
Training Vacant
I want the public to know how Scouting continues to open young people’s eyes to a world of extraordinary promise and possibilities.'
Bear Grylls, Chief Scout Bear Grylls