The Hut, Oakway, East Didsbury, Manchester M20 5PS


306th Manchester (3rd Didsbury) Scout Group is based in the Manchester South district and Greater Manchester East county.

We currently have three sections:

  • Beavers for children aged 6-8 (Mondays 6.00 – 7.00pm)
  • Cubs for children aged 8-10½ (Wednesdays 7.00 – 8.30pm)
  • Scouts for children aged 10½-14 (Fridays 7.00 – 9.00pm)

and we all meet in The Hut which is situated on Oakway (off Kingsway) in East Didsbury, South Manchester. The group is run by the Executive Committee who meet every few months.

Interested in joining?

Please sign up online and you will be added to our waiting list, or use the contact us form to send a message to a section.

Hut Availability for Hire

The Scout Hut is available 7 days per week for use by any organisation or individual within the local community. The only reserved times are Monday, Wednesday and Friday after 5pm when Scouting sections will be meeting.

Hut Hire Charges

  • Private birthday party, all day, £50.
  • Private hut hire – £15 per hour.
  • Overnight hire for accommodating sport teams – £50 flat fee.
  • Repeat commercial hire by agreement.

Hut Hire Application Process

In the first instance please use the contact us,  form and select Hut Hire as the subject. Viewings of the Hut can be arranged before any hire is agreed. Once agreed the Hirer will be provided with keys for the hire period. These should be returned once the hire is completed.