Skills for Life

Welcome to Wetherby District

Wetherby District is a thriving rural district that is one of 8 that make up Central Yorkshire Scout County.

It has 14 groups, 3 of which contain 2 sections of beavers, cubs and scouts.

It also has 7 explorer units, and a Young Leader Unit that cater for the age range 14 to 18. There is also a Youth Team led by our Youth Commissioner.

More recently a Network unit has been established those aged between 18 and 25 to allow them to continue their own scouting career even if they are a leader.

The District Team meet regularly to discuss the running of the District and its events and the District Executive meet to discuss business matters.

Adult volunteers

The Scouts award-winning training scheme for volunteers means that adults get as much from Scouts as young people.

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Latest news

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20th Sep 2021

2023 World Scout Camp (25th World Scout Jamboree in 2023)

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19th Sep 2021

Sad News about Simon Aitchison, Wetherby DC

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17th Sep 2021

Adult Recruitment – We’re here to help

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20th Aug 2021

Wetherby Whalers E.S.U. get back to adventures

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Upcoming events

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Event
District Camp 2022 planning meeting
When

09th Nov

Time

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Location

1st Wetherby Scout Group HQ

Event
County Top Awards Presentation Evening
When

15th Jan

Time

Evening

Location

Bridge Community Church, Rider Street, Leeds

Event
County Cubadooledoo
When

27th May 2022 - 29th May 2022

Time

All Day

Location

Hesley Wood, Chapeltown, Sheffield

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