Scout and Guides have a field day

ADC Cubs Lesley Austin with District Commissioner Mike Terry
ADC Cubs Lesley Austin with District Commissioner Mike Terry
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Spen Valley Scouts and Guides converged on Fan Wood Activity Centre at the weekend for the annual Field Day Camp.

Among the highlights was the arrival of the Rainbows, Brownies, Beavers and Cubs, for the traditional Field Day Fund Raiser on the Saturday.

Chris Bridgeman, James Clarke and District Commissioner Mike Terry at the Spen Valley Scout and Guide Field Day.

Chris Bridgeman, James Clarke and District Commissioner Mike Terry at the Spen Valley Scout and Guide Field Day.

Following a parade onto the arena in front of guests, including Mike Wood MP, and local councillors, the young people and their leaders were welcomed by Scout District Chairman Reg Trueman who introduced the guest opener, Timothy Kidd who is the Scout Chief Commissioner for England.

During then opening ceremonies, District Commissioner for Scouts Mike Terry presented two Queen’s Scout Awards to Chris Bridgeman and James Clarke.

He also formally presented the Scout Association’s Award of The Silver Acorn to ADC Cubs, Lesley Austin.

Scouts and Guides enjoy the Spen Valley District Field Day.

Scouts and Guides enjoy the Spen Valley District Field Day.