Richmondshire scouts appeal for new leaders

An appeal has gone out for volunteers to help lead Scout troops in the area.

Richmondshire Scouts took part in a St George’s Day Parade was held on Sunday in Catterick Garrison.

This year the parade was led by the newly-formed Squirrels.

Lindsay Sykes, the district commissioner, said: “With ever increasing numbers of young people joining the movement, we are constantly on the lookout for new leaders, you can be an adult occasional helper or become a uniformed leader.”

If anyone is interested in joining Scouting in Richmondshire contact Lindsay at