Hag Dyke in January

Hag Dyke gateWe are planning a weekend away at Hag Dyke in January.

The troop are planning the traditional New Year visit to Hag Dyke, which this year will be on the weekend of 16th to 18th January 2015.

Please click the links below to download a letter and permission form. Please return the permission form and money by Friday 19th December 2014.

Hag Dyke January 2015 Letter

Nights Away Permission Form January Hag Dyke 2015

The Big Camp 2015

bigcampNext year West Yorkshire Scouts will be holding another county camp.  Known as The Big Camp, this is a great event so get signed up soon.

Next year The Big Camp will be held on the weekend of 1st to 4th May 2015.  Please see the letter attached below, and if you are interested please return the form and deposit by 5th December 2014.

You can view a video that shows some of the activities that you could get up to if you join us on The Big Camp.  Search for “The Big Camp Highlights” of view it below.

Big Camp 2015 Letter No 1

Scout Meeting this Friday

Walking BootsThis Friday, 7th November, we will be walking from Dick Hudson’s to Ilkley. See below for important information.

The meeting will be a hike across Ilkley Moor from Dick Hudson’s pub to the Cow and Calf. We will meet at 19:00 at Dick Hudson’s pub (slightly earlier than normal).  Please arrange to drop your son or daughter off there.  We will finish at the Cow and Calf car park (the rocks not the pub) at 21:15, from where they should be collected.

Scouts should come in none uniform with outdoor clothes, including waterproofs and walking boots. Walking boots are essential.  Any Scout who does not come in walking boots will not be allowed to do the walk and must be collected by parents.  Remember, the weather may be cold and wet, so please make sure that Scouts are dressed appropriately.

Remembrance Day Service this Sunday

PoppyOn Sunday 9th November the Scouts will be taking part in the Remembrance service in Ilkley.

This will include a short parade through the town to the memorial gardens at the end of The Grove.

We will meet at 14:15 on Whitton Croft Road (behind the Town Hall / Library etc.) in full uniform. The Scouts will be dismissed from the memorial gardens after the service (expected 15:30) so arrange to collect them from there.

Full, smart uniform is important and please wear a poppy.

This is an important event so can all Scouts make every effort to attend.