You Shape Award

At West Yorkshire Scouts, young people learn how to speak up and take the lead. But they told us that the programme didn’t recognise this enough. That’s what the NEW YouShape Award is all about. Toby Hammond- West Yorkshire Scouts County Youth Commissioner said “This award gives our young people the opportunity to get recognised for all … Read more

National Honours

Absolutely fantastic to see our West Yorkshire Scout President Kim Leadbeater and our former County Commissioner / County Vice President Mark Stageman, in the New Years Honours list. A huge congratulations to Kim Leadbeater on being awarded MBE. Kim received her award for services to social cohesion, the community in Batley and Spen in West … Read more

New President and Vice Presidents Announced

Message from our County Commissioner : Hi All, Following the County AGM on Thursday, It gives me great pleasure and immense honour to introduce our new West Yorkshire County President and two new County Vice Presidents County President : – Kim Leadbeater, Ambassador for the Jo Cox Foundation. MP Jo Cox, Kim’s sister, was Scout … Read more

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 today and tomorrow. In a different world, we’d have been waking up at the Yorkshire Showground this morning (to the delights of camp cooking, lost neckerchiefs, abandoned tentage, early morning arrivals and the … Read more