Welcome to Leicester South West District’s website. Choose what you would like to see using the menu in the purple bar above. Do keep an eye on the Diary page as that is where advance notice of important District events and meetings is published.

The Sou’Wester newsletter also carries information about what’s coming up in addition to what has already happened.

Beavers Visit Santa at Thomas Land

42nd Leicester (Glenfield), 2nd 60th Leicester and 82nd Leicester (Thorpe Astley) ventured to Thomas Land on Saturday 3rd December to meet Santa and his helpers on one of his rare ventures away from the North Pole.


This was followed by a 4D showing of ‘The Polar Express’, a trip on the train –  pulled by Thomas himself,  a walk through the zoo and many…many…rides.

Leicester South West District Conference

Saturday 29th October saw the third District conference for members of the Scout Association run by Leicester South West, held at Brockington College

A number of workshops were held throughout the day and talks given by guest speakers Dr Ann Limb (Chair of Board of Trustees) and Sue Harris (Regional Commissioner).

Lunch was provided by Lime Dining (07812360625)

There was even time for a little team building.