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  • Thought about a Nights Away Permit ? Thought about a Nights Away Permit ?

    Since there are 4 possible permits to enable leaders to take young people away, Nights Away training has to cover a wide range of scenarios and skills. For this reason west Yorkshire offers 4 types of courses. Our main course runs every May and September for a full weekend covering modules 16,17 and 38. It covers ...

  • Apex Challange : The Ultimate Overnight Adventure

    Now is the time to enter one of the biggest adventure events in the region. The Apex Challenge is taking place in a brand new location with a host of exciting new challenges – and registration has now opened. The first Apex Challenge of 2016 takes place on the weekend of 9-10 April at Temple Newsam ...

  • Last Call for Cub100 Camp

    Hi following confirmation of bookings for cub camp 100 we have limited places available and if you have anyone in your District who has not booked in please ask them to do so within the next 2 weeks so we know how many spaces we will have. Please ask them to email me with their ...

  • Get Involved with Young Leader Training Get Involved with Young Leader Training

    Welcome to another year of Young Leader Training Weekends hosted by the WYS Young Leader Training Team. This year we are inviting all Explorer Scout Leader (Young Leader)’s to come and join us at our weekends to follow how we have interpreted the training Modules of the Young Leaders Scheme as shown in the Preparing to ...

  • Charity Walk at Holmbridge Charity Walk at Holmbridge

    The following has been received from The Rotary Club of Holmfirth, Our Rotary Club believes that your District Scout Groups may be interested in taking part in this annual Charity Walk, and the fund raising opportunities which it holds.   For 2016, our main charity is the Forget Me Not Children’s Hospice, but entrants may raise sponsorship ...

  • Scout Section Programme Ideas

    Fancy doing something a little different at Scouts tonight..? Why not try these..?!  

  • Xplorer Programme Idea

    If you are looking for something different for your programme xplorer maybe just the thing. Xplorer is a family friendly navigation challenge that is educational and fun and gives children a sense of adventure as they explore the park to find the markers. It involves a healthy mix of physical activity and decision making that the ...

  • Project Nepal Project Nepal

    Project Nepal 4 will see adults involved in Scouting travel to Nepal for 3 weeks in October/November 2016. We will to work alongside the local community to complete a building project. Over 25 people have already signed up to come and we have room for as many more as would like join us. The cost ...

  • Beaver Scouts 30 Challenge

    This year sees the 30th Birthday of Beaver Scouting and the North East Region has put together a 30 Year Challenge together with a 30th Birthday Badge. The Challenge is open to all Beaver Scouts in the North East Region and the Badge may be worn by all Beaver Scouts and their Leaders. The Challenge gives ...

  • Building a better Bradley Wood Building a better Bradley Wood

     Join us on Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th of January at the next working weekend at Bradley Wood. All help appreciated, projects include decorating the Jubilee Centre dining room and a day of general tidying around the site getting it ready for the busy camping season. Join us for all weekend or just a few hours, ...