Serving the young people of the Spen Valley District of West Yorkshire, the District Scout Council has 9 Scout Groups in the area covering the communities of Cleckheaton, Gomersal, Scholes, Hightown, Liversedge, Birkenshaw and Hunsworth.
The Scout Movement in Spen Valley has, since May 1914, provided Scouting in the area and continues to do so today with our Young People enjoying access to an ever wider variety of adventurous activities, in a safe environment, under the care of an extremely capable, talented and committed Adult Volunteer Leadership Team.
- Super Proud County Celebrates Achievement
On the 14th October members from across the County came together to present over 70 top awards at Bradford Cathedral. County Awards 2017 celebrated the achievements of our young people with presentation’s of the Chief Scout’s Awards, Duke of Edinburgh Awards and the highest award, the Queen’s Scout by Mark Tarry, ...
- Grant awarded to support the Outdoors
Bradley Wood Scout Campsite & Activity Centre is awarded $25,000 grant to support Environmental awareness and Outdoor Learning for Young People Bradley Wood Scout Campsite & Activity Centre is located in Brighouse, West Yorkshire and is run by West Yorkshire Scouts. Primarily, it offers camping, accommodation and a wide range of outdoor activities ...
- National thanks to West Yorkshire Cubs
This weekend West Yorkshire Cubs helped out at the National Thanks Party, part of the national celebrations for 100 years of Cub Scouting. Many thanks to the 10 Spen Valley Cub Scouts who made their way down to Gilwell Park last week to help to serve the food at the National ...
|David Sowden||District Commissioner|
|Mike Terry||Deputy District Commissioner|
|Gemma Shearer||Assistant District Commissioner Beaver Scouts|
|Lesley Austin||Assistant District Commissioner Cub Scouts|
|Refer to District Commissioner||Assistant District Commissioner Scouts|
|Paul Farr||District Explorer Scout Commissioner|
|James Clarke||Assistant District Commissioner Network|
|Don Davidson||Assistant District Commissioner Activities|
|Tony Bannister||Assistant District Commissioner HR|
|Reg Trueman||District Chairperson|
|Audrey Bentley||District Secretary|
|Richard Terry||District Treasurer|
|Tony Bannister||Appointments Secretary|