What we do in Scouting
Every year we help over 450,000 young people in the UK enjoy new adventures; to experience the outdoors; interact with others, gain confidence and have the opportunity to reach their full potential.
Working alongside our youth members are thousands of adult volunteers, with a huge variety of roles and opportunities available.
Scouting in West Yorkshire
As a county we help over 8000 young people and are supported by over 3000 adults. We have 14 districts and our county extends from Ilkey in the north to Huddersfield in the south and Halifax in West to Dewsbury in the East. We have a diverse range of areas including inner city Bradford to the countryside in the Aire Valley.
To support the programme we have over 10 activity centres and campsites dotted all over the county and some a bit further afield.
- Message from our County Commissioner
Message from our County Commissioner : Hi All, I hope you are all ok and looking forward to Virtual Big Camp both ...
- Virtual BIG Camp Watchback
Visit our Youtube channel (www.youtube.com/wyscouts) to watch back our Virtual BIG Camp weekend.
- Beavers and Cubs take part in Parliament
Beavers and cubs from 25th Halifax St Marks group take part in their uk parliament week programme.
- Beaver Space Activity Badge
Beaver Space Activity Badge Our no name Beaver has been into space to gain his Beaver Scout Space Activity Badge. If ...
- Beaver VE Day Celebrations
Beaver VE Day Celebrations On Friday the May 8th 2020, it will be 75 years since the guns fell silent at ...
- Key Worker Colouring Poster
Colouring Posters Why not show your THANKS to all our key workers, who are keeping us safe. Colour in the posters ...