Organisation Contact Details
Venue Contact Details
Venue Email Address
More About The Organisation
The Boys' Brigade (BB)is the first Christian Uniformed Youth organisation in the world, formed in 1883 by Sir William A Smith. It provides a wide range of social and adventurous activities for Boys aged 5-21 and Girls aged 16-21. Activities include outdoor adventure, kayaking, mountaineering, community activities, sports, games, art, craft, Christian Faith, music, citizenship and basic life skills.
The BB in Bath was formed in Bath in 1897 and has operated in many Churches and Christian Organisations (like the YMCA) non-stop since then!
The 2nd Bath Company is part of The Weston Free Church(Moravian), High Street, Weston, Bath and meets three nights a week!
Type of Organisation
|Monday||18:00 - 19:30|
|Friday||18:00 - 22:00|
|Saturday||Occasional weekend events, like kayaking and camping.|
|Sunday||11:00 - 12:00 for Church Services and monthly Church Parades., Sometimes camps and adventurous sports.|
How do people access your service?
New members parents are asked to contact us beforehand by either phoning, emailing or dropping-in to tell us. Parents are welcome to bring their son, unannounced, on the first night but must complete a Parents Consent form there and then.
If referral then by whom? For example, Social Worker, School, Doctor, Self-referral?
Referrals may be made by present members, parents, family or friends; they may also be referred by local advertisements in shop windows, Facebook or the Bath Chronicle. They may of course self-refer!
Do you have a waiting list?
We try not to adopt a waiting-list systems as we will accommodate all prospective new members into our active programmes.
Are there any costs to the user for your service?
Membership costs are currently £50-£70 per annum,which can be paid in 2 installments.
Uniform costs are from £24.00 - some items are "on loan".
Music tuition is provided FREE.
Some musical instruments are on free loan subject to parents taking out instrument insurance.
The costs of camping, adventurous activities and some transport are to be met by the participants.
The Annual summer camp fee is around £160.00 (at 2019 prices).
Do you welcome people using your service from the Bristol area?
If Yes, do you welcome people from all areas of Bristol using your service?
Do you welcome people using your service from Bath and North East Somerset?
If Yes, do you welcome people from all areas of Bath and North East Somerset using your service?
Do you welcome people using your service from the South Gloucestershire area?
If Yes, do you welcome people from all areas of South Gloucestershire using your service?
Who can use your service
Age of Users
Who can use your service?
Girls over the age of 11
Young People over the age of 16 if they have been appointed as a Leader and have had a DBS check..
Adults 18 and Over who require a valid Enhanced Disclosure DBS check must be registered as a Leader with BB Headquarters.
People who are sympathetic to the objectives and aims of The Boys' Brigade.
Are there restrictions on who can use this service?
Always subject to suitability and requirements set by the 2nd Bath BB.