European Scout Jamboree, August 2021 – Applications re-opened

19 Jun 2020

European Scout Jamboree, August 2021 – Applications re-opened

Central Yorkshire Scouts’ European Scout Jamboree trip has been rescheduled to take place from 2nd-16th August 2021 and we now have up to 6 places available within our Unit, for which we are recruiting. The Unit will comprise 36 Explorer Scouts/Scouts and 4 Leaders from Central Yorkshire.

If you were born between 03/08/2003 and 31/12/2007, inclusive, then you are eligible to apply for this event.

The event includes:

Flights to and from Poland11 Day European Scout Jamboree camp on Sobieszewo Island in northern Poland with 20,000 …


19 Jun 2020

The County Expedition to Morocco has been postponed to 2021.

A full presentation of what the Expedition consists of can be found here.

A poster to advertise the Expedition can be downloaded here

The Application Form can be downloaded here

The following schedule applies:

From 26 May – Information and application form available on County website29 June – Webinar10 July – Applications close27 July – Places confirmed14 August – £300 deposit required

A payment schedule will be available.

If you would like to join the webinar send an email to: with Expedition Webinar in the Subject …

All members’ online meeting 24 June meeting 2020 at 7pm

17 Jun 2020

All members’ online meeting

Join Team UK and the Senior Leadership Team for our online meetings, giving you the key updates and help to support you in your role. 

24 June meeting 2020 at 7pm
Staying in touch with you during this critical time couldn’t be more important to support you with the information you need. So many of you said how useful it was to ask members of Team UK and our Senior Leadership team questions, and hear how we’re responding to the crisis first-hand. We’ll be discussing four critical issues that affect us all: 

Preparing for …

George’s Day #ClapForCarers and the St George’s Day Virtual Campfire.

21 Apr 2020

We are really proud to present two events for young people to complete virtually at home, at the same time as many other young people and adults in Central Yorkshire this April. We have the St George’s Day #ClapForCarers and the St George’s Day Virtual Campfire- more details can be found below.
Don’t forget to let your young people know about these fantastic opportunities so that they don’t miss out!

The campfire can be viewed live on Facebook via our Facebook page or through our Youtube channel from 7pm.
If you have any questions please …

The Great Indoors – Ideas and activities to inspire young minds at home

14 Apr 2020

The Great Indoors – Ideas and activities to inspire young minds at home
While we normally love the great outdoors, we’ve pulled together some inspired indoor activity ideas (if we do say so ourselves) to keep kids entertained while schools are closed due to coronavirus. Keep your kids learning new skills and having fun (and avoid hearing ‘I’m bored’ every 30 seconds) all in #TheGreatIndoors.

Coronavirus update from Scout Headquarters

1 Apr 2020

Given new guidance from the Prime Minister, we have suspended all face-to-face Scout meetings, activities and events for the time being.

You will no doubt be aware that the Coronavirus situation continues to develop around the world.

The Prime Minister has announced that everyone in the UK should now avoid non-essential travel and contact with others. The safety of everyone involved in Scouts, both young people and adults, is our number one priority. That is always at the heart of our decision making. Given this new guidance, we have suspended all face-to-face Scout meetings, …


28 Jul 2019

Welcome to the website for West Leeds Scout District. The district covers Armley, Bramley, Pudsey, Farnley, New Farnley, Calverley, Farsley and Stanningley areas of Leeds. We currently have 12 groups in the district.
Want to know more about scouting then watch this video.