Our website uses a wide variety of donated software and resources that make it what it is, without which, it simply wouldn’t function as well as it does.

Website Hosting

Our website hosting has been very kindly donated by They are a UK based web hosting company, based in Manchester, providing web hosting, domain names and server facilities, for the last 20 years. The company was founded with the aim of bridging the gap between sophisticated hosting solutions and affordable prices. We thank them very much for their kind assistance and support.

To find out more about their services, visit

Website Software

Our main website website is powered by WordPress, the open source blogging platform.

Website Theme

We use a WordPress theme called Scouting Themes 4 WordPress.

Scouting Themes 4 WordPress is the generic title for a series of WordPress templates designed for the use of UK Scouters and Scouting organisations (such as Scout Groups, Districts and Counties). The previous series of themes, were released in 2012, however a new theme, New Brand 4 WordPress, was released in July 2018 to meet the new Brand Guidelines released in May 2018. 

Further information can be found at