They are known for being prepared for anything .... but a surprise visit from TV survival expert Bear Grylls caught a special scout camp in Leeds off guard.

Bear Grylls with young scouts

Bear - who is the Chief Scout dropped in for a flying visit at Bramhope Scout Camp to meet youngsters who have completed a new award.

The award honours the work they have been doing in the community for the Youth Commissioner's Challenge and the £6,000 they have raised for Candlelighters.

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Bear with Candlelighters team