Akela is our Cub Scout Leader.

He jointed 23rd Manchester Scouts in Autumn 2019 as Assistant Beaver Scout Leader, where he was known as Grey Wolf.

Previously roles in scouting were as a young member: a Cub Scout at 1st Linton-On-Ouse (R.A.F.), 1st Kyle Valley, then 1st Clifton York (1984-1986) After this for a short time before moving away, he became a Sea Scout in the Atlantic group also at 1st Clifton. He later went on to complete his Duke of Edinburgh awards while still at school.

He now works at the University of Manchester and often wears hats.

You can reach him by: email mike.jones at mansouthscouts.org.uk.