Hunsworth Scarecrow Festival 2021

As part of our Beaver programme, the Beaver Scouts have been celebrating 35 years of Beavers in the UK. We decided to use this theme as an opportunity to join the Hunsworth Scarecrow festival for this year. See the photo…

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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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Face to Face Scouting – April 2021

Attn. Members / Supporters,From Friday 23rd April 2021 we will be changing our meeting nights back to a Friday evening, with a change of venue for the Beaver Section. The meetings will be as follows:- Beavers – Hunsworth (Indoor or…

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Face to Face Scouting – March 2021

Good Evening Parents/Members/Supporters, I am pleased to announce that after several months online we can finally meet Face to Face from the 29th March 2021. Our first Face to Face Socially Distant All Sections Meeting will be on Saturday 3rd…

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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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