St. George’s Day Parade 2024

Host: 14th SV

In the heart of Spen Valley, amidst the blossoming beauty of spring, the annual St. George’s Day Parade brings together Spen Valley Scouts for a celebration like no other. This year, the 14th Spen Valley Scout Group took the helm….

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International Women’s Day 2024

Friday the 8th of March 2024 is International Woman’s Day and we have some amazing female volunteers and trustees across all our groups in Spen Valley District. Over 43% of Adult volunteers in Scouting in the UK are Female, and…

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Spring Tidy – Thank You

Thank You Everyone!

Thank you to everyone who attended the work day at Fan Woods. Well done to the 5th SV Beavers and their parents and Explorers for their planting skills in the wildlife area. To the 5th SV Squirrels for clearing leaves…

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Spen Valley (West) Beavers?

We are thrilled to announce the launch of the brand new Beaver Colony in Spen Valley. Spen Valley (West) Beavers – based in Scholes! What makes this colony truly special is that it’s a historic collaboration between the 3rd Spen…

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Spen Valley Cubs District Lego Competition

Fun, Creativity, and Cub Scouts: Spen Valley District Cub Lego Competition Rocks!

Hey, Lego lovers and Cub enthusiasts! This past Saturday, February 25th, marked an epic day filled with creativity, teamwork, and a whole lot of building fun at the Spen Valley District Cub Lego Competition. Hosted by the Spen Valley District…

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District Scout Football Competition

🏆⚽ Spen Valley District Scouts Football Competition Recap! 🏆⚽ What an exhilarating evening it was at BBG Academy as the Spen Valley District Scouts Football Competition unfolded on Friday, February 23rd! The air was charged with excitement as teams from…

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Fanwood Autumn Tidy 2023

DATE FOR THE DIARY! FANWOOD AUTUMN TIDY! Date: Sunday 5th November 2023 Time: Anytime between 9.30am and 3.00pm Location: Fanwood Campsite, Gomersal BD19 4DA All welcome!, Leaders, Members, Parents, Friends (please spread the word! The more the Merrier!!) Jobs: Getting…

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Zurich Insurance Corporate Workday

Wednesday 13th September Fanwood was host to 18 members of Zurich Insurance for a corporate workday, Zurich kindly gave the team a budget of £500, which they used to purchase some fence posts and postcrete. They installed the fence posts…

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Gomersal Community Orchard

Four of the Spen Valley 25th World Scout Jamboree 2023 contingent welcomed some of the sponsors this morning to officially open the community orchard in Gomersal. Everyone one enjoyed coffee & cake at Listing Mill Farm, then headed up across…

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