Welcome Pack

Welcome to 5th Holme Valley (Meltham) Scout Group

This Welcome Pack contains information for parents about Scouting and 5th Holme Valley (Meltham) Scout Group.


It is here for you to read to help with your decision of joining Scouting and 5th Holme Valley (Meltham) in particular. It will help you and your Young Person to have a better understanding of the group, the leaders and the activities that we do.


At the back is also a copy of a Gift Aid form to help the Group claim 25p for every £1 that the Group receives. Please hand it in to your Section Leader on the first meeting your child attends.

Welcome to 5th Holme Valley (Meltham) – download

A message from our Group Scout Leaders

Dear Parent/Guardian

Can I wish you a very warm welcome to our Group. I also want to thank you for taking a look at our Welcome Pack. I am hoping that you will find some answers about us and 5th Holme Valley (Meltham) Scout Group.

Please download a copy of the Welcome Pack, sit down and discuss it with your child to see what exciting activities we get up to.

We are a group that is part of The Scouts. Scouting exists to actively engage and support young people in their personal development, empowering them to make a positive contribution to society.

If you have any further queries or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact me.

Yours in Scouting,


Christopher Penn : Assistant Group Scout Leader