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The County Executive Committee

The County Executive Committee plays a vital role in the running of Essex Scouts.

Our Executive Committee makes decisions and carries out administrative tasks to ensure that the best quality Scouting can be delivered to young people all across Essex.

Stuart Gibson
County Commissioner
Bob Bye
Deputy County Commissioner (Youth Programme)
Kevyn Connelly
Deputy County Commissioner (Activity Centres)
Paul Stennett
County Chairman
Alastair Maclachlan
County Secretary
Peter Murray
County Treasurer
Ann Nutt
Ann Nutt
County Executive Member
James Newton
County Youth Commissioner
Jean Cunningham
Assistant County Treasurer
Julian Kerby
County Executive Member
Martin Falder
County Appointments Advisory Committee Chair
Paul Walker
County Executive Member
Sarah Griffiths
County Executive Team Member

Annual Report


Each year Essex Scouts produces an annual review of the previous financial year.

This document shows how we are meeting our charitable objectives as well as including reports from the County Chairman and County Treasurer. Each report contains full statements of accounts for the financial year.

Download our review for the year 2015 /16 here.

Previous versions of our annual reports can be found on the charities commission website.

Health and Safety Guidance

Essex Scouts have produced and published a series of health and safety documents for you to view here. These documents apply to Essex Scouts procedures, facilities and staff.

For further information concerning safety, health and life issues, and child protection please check out the latest resources from

  1. Health and Safety Policy
  2. Health and Safety Site Induction Handbook – Skreens Park Activity Centre
  3. Health and Safety Site Induction Handbook – Thriftwood County Training Centre
  4. Code of Practice – Buildings
  5. Code of Practice – Contractors
  6. Code of Practice – Display Screen Equipment
  7. Code of Practice – Driving and Using Mobile Phones
  8. Code of Practice – Hazardous Substances
  9. Code of Practice – Manual Handling
  10. Code of Practice – Campsite Maintenance