Programme Section Support : Scout Network

Hello and welcome to the Scout Network in West Yorkshire, from your Assistant County Commissioner Scout Network, Matt Turner.

Below is some information about Scout Network in West Yorkshire, if I can be of any help please don’t hesitate to contact me.

There is a wealth of information on the dedicated national support pages at The Scout Association Members Area.

Explorer Belt Award

The Explorer Belt is a challenge of a lifetime. It is a chance to take part in a ten day expedition that brings you a real understanding of a different country, its culture and way of life. You will develop this understanding by travelling through your chosen country, working as part of a small team to complete a series of projects and most importantly by meeting local people. It is an experience and an achievement that you will remember for the rest of your life.

Find out more more details about the Award

Queens Scout Award

Transition arrangements were put in place, which ended on December 31st 2015. This means that anyone completing the Award after 31st December 2015 will be required to complete all of the new requirements. This page provides a quick overview of the updated award and what you need to do to achieve it.

If you would like more information on the Queens Scout Award and how it is run locally visit our dedicated page

Undertaking activity training to gain a permit?

The Alpkit Foundation are offering grants for members aged 18-25 who are! For more info check out this page

Who can help me locally?

For local information please contact your District Scout Network unit. If a unit hasn’t started in your District yet or you aren’t sure contact Matt, Assistant County Commissioner (ACC) Scout Network

The events below are for Scout Network but there's lots of other events happening to, take a look at the County Calendar

The information displayed below has been taken from the County Directory, if you believe this to be incorrect please contact us

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  • All your Events ! Sunday January 14th, 2018All your Events !

    Whilst the team are still working on the events, they thought it would be useful to share the year’s worth of dates to help with your programme planning. The events ...

  • Pedal Car Racing Tuesday January 02nd, 2018Pedal Car Racing

    This is a new event open to Scouts, Explorers and Leaders within West Yorkshire. The rules for the event are based on the National Scout Car Races. The event is to ...

  • County Awards 2018 Sunday December 31st, 2017County Awards 2018

    Our Awards Ceremony event will again be held at Bradford Cathedral on the 27th October 2018. All recipients of eligible awards, plus their guests and leaders across the county are ...

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