Scout Updates

  • Clean sweep winners!

    In the Annual Torch race up the Chevin 1st Ben Rhydding put out two teams this year for the first time. Before the race there is an inspection for the smartest troop. As we were the current holders we wanted to retain the Torch and the award for smartest troop. Expectations for retaining the Torch […]

  • St George’s day parade & celebration 2018

    Sunday 29th April 2018 Place: Ilkley Parish Church Meet:Ilkley Park/Riverside Gardens at 14:15 for 14:30 march off This is an important District occasion; please ensure that correct smart uniform is worn as we are on display to the public. As usual there will be a competition for the best turned out Group. We would like […]

  • Igloo evening

      This evening, with a change of plans to the programme, the scouts have mainly been playing in the snow making igloos with washing up bowls!!    

  • St George’s Day Parade 2019

    Date: Sunday 28 th April 2019 Place: Johns’ Church, Ben Rhydding Assemble: Ilkley Health Centre Car-Park at 14:15 for 14:30 march off more details in the attached letter below St George’s Day Parade 2019  

  • Historic Date for Scout Troop

    From this coming Wednesday (January 24th 2018) and for the first time since the late 70’s, the Scout troop will be splitting into 2 troops.  This split will see the return of the Light Blue and Dark Blue troops. Light Blue troop will be meeting on a Wednesday 19:30-21:15.  Lead by Fish (Section Leader) and […]

  • Wide Game – Friday 19th January

    Tomorrow night is the Guess Who wide game for both Dark and Light Blue Scouts. Scouts should be in full uniform but you must bring warm outdoor clothes and sturdy footwear as you will be outside. The weather forecast suggests sleet so – “Be Prepared !”

  • No Meeting next Friday Jan 12th 2018

    Due to Hag Dyke weekend next week there will be NO meeting at the scout hut.  

  • Scouts help Santa to raise £500 for Charity

    Well done to the Scouts who braved the freezing conditions last Friday to help Ilkley Round Table and Santa to raise funds for local good causes. The Scouts did a fantastic job supporting the annual Santa Float as it made its way round the streets of Ben Rhydding. The Round Table said the Scouts had […]

  • Scouts – Friday 15th Dec 2017 – change of time

    This weeks scout meeting will take place for BOTH light and dark blue troops between 6pm and 8.30pm at the Scout Hut. One group will be helping the Ilkley Round Table Santa Float with another group learning Hag Dyke cooking skills. It is a non-uniform evening (necker only) and scouts must dress in warm outdoor […]

  • Hag Dyke Jan 2018

    All If your Child wishes to attend Hag Dyke in January please can you return the permission to camp form and a cheque as per the form for £30 by next Friday. If you are unable to return it next Friday you can post the form and the cheque through the letter box of 14 Cheltenham […]