Annual Reports & Accounts 2021

Good Morning Parents/Members and Supporters, On behalf of the Group Chairman and the Group Executive Committee I have the pleasure of circulating the Annual Accounts and Annual Reports for the 11th Spen Valley Scout Group for 2020/2021. This years report…

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Group History Made!

Friday evening (14th May 2021) was a landmark in the history of the group! We invested 16 new members into the group following a recruitment campaign after the Covid-19 pandemic had prevented us from being able to do Face to…

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Social Distance Scouting

Since our return to Face to Face Scouting in April, all three sections have been taking part in a variety of activities including, Grass Sledges, Cooking Camp Doughnuts and Pioneering and Beacon Building. Our Beaver section have also been doing…

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New Leaders

It gives me great pleasure to announce that following a recent recruitment campaign we have gained several new leaders and helpers to the leadership team here at the 11th. Rebecca Holroyd – Assistant Beaver Scout LeaderRichard Lupton – Section Assistant…

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Return to Face to Face Scouting

With the fantastic news that Scouting can return face to face on the 29th March, now is the time to sign you child up to a local Scout Group, with global reach and worldwide friendship, learning #skillsforlife and participating in…

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Face to Face Scouting

Good Morning Parents/Members, Following the Prime Minister’s announcement on Monday evening unfortunately again all Face to Face Scouting has been suspended. We are still going to provide a digital/online programme via Zoom on a Friday evening so please make every…

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Award for Merit Presented

It gives me great pleasure to announce that at last nights Group Executive meeting David Hirst (Group Chairman) was presented with his Merit Award by David Sowden (DC). David has strong ties to the 11th and has been involved for…

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Temporary Suspension of Face to Face Scouting

Good Afternoon Parents/Members and Supporters. Following the Prime Minister’s announcement on Saturday 31st Oct 2020 I have the sad news to advise that face to face Scouting has been temporally suspended until at least Wednesday 2nd December 2020. This means…

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Face to Face Meeting – Saturday 3rd Oct 2020

Good Morning Parents/Members/Supporters, I am happy to advise that we have had our risk assessment approved so we are planning our Face to Face Socially Distant All Sections Meeting on Saturday 3rd Oct 2020 from 14:00 – 16:00 at Fanwood…

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New Group Scout Leader / Covid-19 Update

Dear Parents/Members and Supporters, Firstly I would like to introduce myself as the newly appointed Group Scout Leader. I have been involved with Scouting here at the 11th since I was 6 years old.  I moved through all the sections…

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