Changes to the Covid readiness levels across UK Scouts Moves to readiness level: YELLOW

2 Dec 2021


Readiness level: YELLOW

This means: All activities can resume for members who live in England. Residential activities and international travel may take place.  

Group sizes and limitations: 

All non-residential activities (including young people, Scout Network and adult only groups): No limit on group size, although all activities must be able to safely manage the risk of transmission of COVID and, if this is not possible, they must not take place. Face coverings are required indoors (unless exempt) for those aged 11+.Residential activities: Nights away activities may take place, more details in the planning COVID-safe Nights …

Awards Day of Presentation

30 Nov 2021

Awards Day of Presentation


Details about the day will be published here in due course

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West Leeds District Scout Shop

12 Jun 2021

We are pleased to announce that the West Leeds District Scout Shop will be opening to all customers again from Friday 18th June. 

The opening hours will be”

Friday 5.30 – 7.00pm

Saturday 10am – 4pm

Please read these rules for when you are using the shop so that both staff and customers stay as safe as possible:

We expect everyone to wear a mask on entry to the shop and throughout their visit.  We ask that those who are medically exempt from wearing masks get someone else to visit instead. 

You will need to …


19 May 2021

The World Scout Jamboree is a World Organization of the Scout Movement (WOSM) event, attended by tens of thousands of Scouts from around the world aged 14 to 17. It happens every 4 years, each time hosted by a different country.

The next World Scout Jamboree takes place in South Korea in Summer 2023, and UK scouts who will be aged 14-17 years old may be able to attend as part of the UK Contingent.

Want to go on an adventure?

Becoming a member of the UK Contingent is a long term commitment. …

West Leeds Scout Shop is now open again for click and collect orders.

16 Apr 2021

Please note the West Leeds Scout Shop is now open again for click and collect orders.  Please use the SHOP link at the top of the page to find the order form, details of how to order and the way we are working.  Thank you for your patience in recent months and your co-operation in sticking to the Covid rules for all our safety.

Spring Thing – 24th April 2021

8 Mar 2021

Spring Thing Event registration – Purchasing Bag

Spring Thing Event registration – Without Bag

Following the success of both Virtual Challenge and the Festive Funday, Central Yorkshire Scouts have organised our Spring Thing event for all sections on Saturday 24 April 2021.

As with the previous events, Leader participation and involvement is not required (but you are very welcome to join us too!). All we ask is that you share the following poster to all your parents to give them and all your young people the opportunity to register and sign up if …

Planning a safe return to face to face Scouts

2 Mar 2021

Given the Government’s guidance, all face-to-face Scout meetings, activities and events are suspended. This suspension applies to young people and adults, and will be until further notice. We will continue to follow official guidance. 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.

As lockdown measures start to ease we are working with youth sector partners and the National Youth Agency government body to understand what a safe return to face to face Scouts …

The Annual General Meeting of Central Yorkshire County Scout Council.

15 Sep 2020

NOTICE OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING.The Annual General Meeting of Central Yorkshire County Scout Council will take place on Tuesday 29th September 2020 at 7.30pm. This will be held as an online meeting.All are welcome to attend but only Council members may vote. Membership of the Council is given in POR 5.16 e (ii); please contact me if any clarification of the list is needed.To attend it will be necessary to register by clicking the button below so that the link to the online meeting can be sent to participants. Book your …

Central Yorkshire Scouts – New County Commissioner

24 Aug 2020

Central Yorkshire Scouts – New County Commissioner

I am incredibly pleased to announce that after a somewhat extended search process, Carol Milburn has been appointed to lead Central Yorkshire Scouts as your new County Commissioner.

Many of you will know Carol in her current role as Deputy County Commissioner (Adult Support). Carol has a wealth of Scouting experience and has held many roles in Central Yorkshire including being an Assistant County Commissioner supporting programme for three different sections, District Commissioner of North Leeds, and a Jamboree Unit Leader. Carol has juggled these …


6 Aug 2020

Virtual Challenge20 is getting ever closer and it is looking like it is going to be an incredible weekend of fun and exciting activities for all of our young people.

Don’t forget that the event dates have changed to allow young people to also attend the Scouts Great Indoors Weekender – the national virtual event taking place on the 11th – 12th July.
Virtual Challenge20 will now take place on the 8th – 9th August, so make sure the date is in your diary and that you share the information with your young people so that they …