The 2017 West Lancashire Scout dinner dance, Ribby Hall, Wrea Green.

New Lights Big Band headed up by Phil Steadman (centre stage)

New Lights Big Band headed up by Phil Steadman (centre stage) - Credit: Archant

The event’s theme was focused on the journey of life.

The annual West Lancashire Scout dinner dance was held at Ribby Hall, Wrea Green.

The event marks the birthday of the founder of scouting, Robert Baden Powell, and celebrates all that is great about scouting in West Lancashire.

This year the theme was focused on the journey of life, and how adventures in scouting can enhance people’s lives. Guests enjoyed a formal dinner, with entertainment including live swing music from New Lights Big Band and a DJ.