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1st Upper Dearne Valley Navigators

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  1. An active youth group offering independent scouting for all. Scout activities include kayaking, canoeing, camping, shooting, archery, hillwalking, campfire cooking, photography, social events and much more. The Group operates in Skelmanthorpe, Denby Dale, Scissett, Clayton West and Emley


Ewan Scott

31 South Croft, Upper Denby, Huddersfield HD8 8UA

01484 864520

Organisation last updated

  1. 17 October 2022

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  1. Skelmanthorpe Youth and Community Centre
  2. Skelmanthorpe Youth and Community Association, 45, Commercial Road, Skelmanthorpe, Huddersfield, HD8 9DA
  3. Opening times:
  4. 7:00pm - 9:00pm
    1. Wheelchair access needs to be arranged in advance -  please contact the venue for further details. Wheelchair access - by arrangement
    2. There is a toilet which can be accessed by people with disabilities including wheelchair users. This means that it complies with the standards set out in Part M of the Building Regulations,'Access to and use of buildings. Fully accessible toilet


  1. 1st Upper Dearne Valley Navigators has been established by a team of Leaders who have many years of experience in scouting, and a group of young people looking for an active youth group.

    UK Navigators is based on an American movement established to offer open and independent scouting to young people. We offer opportunities to everyone, regardless or race, age, or gender.

    The UK movement is strong in Cornwall and Devon, and 1st Upper Dearne Valley is the first Navigator Group in Yorkshire.

    Dress code is generally informal, but the uniform is decided upon by the membership.


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ArcheryThe group offer archery at beginners' level
KayakingThe Group has access to kayaks and offers kayak training to BCU 3 Star level
CampingThe Group offers Camping to young people
CookeryThe group teaches young people to cook both indoors on gas and over campfires.
Circus SkillsThe Group has some basic circus skills availability, but has a focus on poi and staff spinning, leading to Firestaff skills.

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