Halifax District Scouts is part of West Yorkshire Scouts and is made up of 11 groups from across Halifax offering all sections from Beavers up to Network.

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  • Grant awarded to support the Outdoors Tuesday October 11th, 2016

    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 ...

  • Calderdale Council supports Young people in Districts Monday June 27th, 2016

    On Saturday 18th June Brighouse and Halifax District Scouts held a Cub and Beaver Sports day at Spring Hall athletics track in Halifax. Over 175 children attended in two hour slots throughout the day in order to gain activity badges. Beaver Scouts, who are celebrating 30 years,  gained the Health ...

  • Birthday Honours from HM The Queen Tuesday June 14th, 2016

    This year HM Queen, patron of The Scout Association, on her 90th Birthday has recognised the excellent work by adults in West Yorkshire. It is with great pride and pleasure that congratulation’s go to Scout Leader David ‘Midge; Bentley, who has been recognised in Her Majesty The Queen’s Birthday Honours ...

Calendar Dates


County Awards 2017

From 6:00pm until 9:00pm

At Bradford Cathedral

Who can I contact ?

Role Name
District Commissioner Martin Longbottom
District Youth Commissioner Helen Parker
Assistant District Commissioner Beaver Scouts Helen Ridehaigh
Assistant District Commisioner Cub Scouts Barry Green
Assistant District Commissioner Scouts Martin Longbottom
District Explorer Scout Commissioner Martin Longbottom
Assistant District Commissioner Network Martin Longbottom
Chair David Cowburn
Secretary June Lockwood
Treasurer Colin Parker
Appointment Secretary June Lockwood
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