Plymouth University Guides and Scouts


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About Us

We are a society of Scouts and Guides based at Plymouth University. PLUGS is part of the University of Plymouth Student's Union (UPSU). By joining PLUGS you can continue your Scouting and Guiding journeys into your university life. PLUGS provides a relaxing and enjoyable atmosphere where all those that wish to be involved with Scouting and Guiding can meet up and socialise.

Our club

PLUGS provides its members with a balanced and varied programme that will, hopefully, cater to everybodies interests. We meet once or twice a week on a Monday or Friday night to take part in a variety of different actitivities, these consist of either a drinking social, an active social or quiet(er) socials. Over the last year these activities have consisted of a quiz night, a bob Ross painting night a trip to the aquarium and our annual "Drinker's Badge" social. Alongside the weekly activities we attend at least one camping trip per term. We also try to attend at least on National Rally a year these are hosted by other SSAGO clubs all around the country and give a unique opportunity to meet students from other universities all over the country. We can also provide a strong link into local Scouting and Guiding within Plymouth too if you wish to volunteer as a leader.

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Our members

We currently have 36 active members.

Our current chair is Isabel Hubbard.

Our mascots

Olave (Left) is our stealable mascot with a very cute duck Woggle

Twiggle (Right) is our unstealble mascot with a lovely starfish Woggle

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