Hag Dyke – what a weekend!

Cold wintry conditions makes the annual January Hag Dyke and whilst the amount of snow was limited it didn’t stop the Scouts have a great weekend.

Thank you Hag Dyke you never fail to make it a great weekend!



January Hag Dyke


Apologies over the lateness of this notice.

On January 18th 2019 we head to Hag Dyke for our winter weekend.

Please can you return the slip attached and money ASAP so we are able to confirm numbers and sort the catering out for the weekend bearing in mind we are heading towards Christmas.

We would like to have as many slips back this week either on Wednesday or Friday

Thank you


Hag Dyke Permission form


Programme update

Friday night Dec 14th Dark Blue Scouts

Meet at the Scout hut on Friday for a 6pm prompt.

Full warm outdoor clothing inc waterproofs and walking boots + scout necker ( Santa hats optional)
Finish at the hut normal time 9.15.
( no alternative meeting if Scouts can’t make 6 pm).

Wednesday Dec 12th Light Blue Scouts

Meeting at Bar tat in Ilkley at 6 pm. Finishing at Bar tat at 8.15/30 pm.

Full warm outdoor clothing inc waterproofs and walking boots + scout necker ( Santa hats optional)

Parents to drop off and collect.

Badge Programme


We are embarking on the journey to help the Scouts to achieve their Chief Scouts Gold award.

Please head to the Programme page and find the information that the Scouts need to move towards achieving this award.


Summer Camp 2019………..BEVERLEY

All This is the first camp letter for next years summer camp dates July 20th – August 2nd.

Camp week – July 20-27th

Hospitality week – July 27th – August 2nd

Cost circa £170 with a £50 non-refundable deposit by 21st December 2018 payable to (Ben Rhydding Scout & Guide Group)


2019 Summer Camp 1

The Leaders

Remembrance Sunday 100 years


This year see the 100th year since the end of the WWI in 1918.

As we do every year we are meeting to remember our brave & fallen of all Wars but in particular the scarfice made during the “War to end all wars”.

Please can the scouts attend this years service in full uniform with a poppy meeting at 14.30hrs on Whitton Croft road, behind the library, before parading through Ilkley to the Memorial Gardens for a short and respectful service honouring those who gave their lives.

The scouts to be collected from the service about 15.30hrs.



Night Hike – Details for Wednesday

dick hudsonsThis week, October 31st, sees the return to scouts.

The meeting is for BOTH the Light and Dark Blue troops.

We are doing a night hike from Dick Hudson’s to Cow & Calf.

Please meet at Dick Hudson’s for a 19:15 depart and pick up at the Cow & Calf at 21:15.

Please ensure your child is dressed appropriately for the evening including walking boots and a raincoat.

The Leaders