Youth Organisations


Menston Scout & Guide Association

Aims to encourage the physical, mental and spiritual development of young people through various activities based on an enjoyable and attractive scheme of progressive training. Open to girls age 5 years upwards, boys age 6 years upwards. Each unit holds one meeting weekly during school term.
Subscription per term, £30. Scout & Guide Headquarters, Low Hall Road.

Group Chairman – Claire Hargreaves -

Secretary – Cath Britton -

Treasurer – Peter Finlay -



For details of the waiting lists and times of groups:

Go to:  or call 0800 1695901


2nd Menston Rainbows Wednesday

1st Menston Brownies Monday

3rd Menston Brownies Tuesday

3rd Menston Guides Tuesday


Group Scout Leader – Roger Banister


1st St. John’s Beavers

Thursday 1800-1900


2nd St. John’s Beavers

Friday 1730-1830


Cromwell Cubs

Wednesday 1830-2000


Fairfax Cubs

Monday 1830-2000

This unit meets at St. John’s parish room.


Apollo Scouts

Thursday 1930-2100


Invictus Explorers

Wednesday 2015-2130


Duke of Edinburgh Award Centre

Undercliffe Lane, Bradford Tel 01274 631 964

Yorkshire Schools Exploring Society

Organises expeditions for school pupils to locations ranging from Arctic Norway to China and Africa. It also organises expeditions for younger pupils within the British Isles.

Contact 68 Ridings Fields, Brockholes, Holmfirth (formerly at Otley) Tel 01484 660 772