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What is the Anchor Section?Anchors Logo
The Anchor Section or Anchor Boys is the youngest section in the BB and is for Boys in P1 - P3, although some groups will wait until Boys are in P1 and aged 5 before they can join.

What do they do?
The Anchor Boys has lots of fun doing different activities which include making things, crafts, music, games, sports, stories, going on visits, making friends, and working towards their badges.

AnchorsAll of this is done as part of a balanced programme that is separated into 5 different zones . . .

What else do I need to know?
The Anchor Boys has a special uniform that they can wear. As everyone wears the same thing they feel as though they belong. However nobody is excluded because they do not have the right clothes.

How long do they meet for?
The weekly section meeting would usually run for around 1 hour and be finished by 7.30pm.

Why the Anchor Boys?
Children of this age are developing rapidly. There are big changes in a child's mental, emotional, social and physical development. However, all children are different and have a variety of needs. The relationships formed with children at this age can be important in assisting them to achieve a sound sense of personal and group identity. The programme will provide a wide variety of different activities including:

And most importantly . . .opportunities for fun and enjoyment!!!!

If you are in Glasgow or East Kilbride then you can use our Company Finder Map to find your local Company, email join@bbglasgow.org.uk or call 0141 427 4051.

If you are outside the Glasgow area then use the Company Finder on the BBUK website.