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June 2014 - Girlguiding Lancashire North West News

Tea With A Splash!

Posted on June 29, 2014

  When 1st Bamber Bridge Brownies realised they had to drink a cup of tea in an unusual place to complete their Big Brownie Birthday Challenge then asked to do it at the local swimming pool. The girls had a great afternnon and although their crisps got a little soggy they did manage to complete […]

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Amelia Had Afternoon Tea With A Princess!

Posted on June 29, 2014

Last Wednesday Amelia from Longton was one of the lucky fifty Brownies to be invited to afternoon tea at Buckingham Palace. Here a little of her story:     Buckingham Palace  was enormous from the outside and I couldn’t believe how many rooms there were. It was being guarded by the police and 2 soldiers […]

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Brownies Search For The Stars At Starquest.

Posted on June 29, 2014

Over 900 Brownies from across  Lancashire North West  came together in celebration of 100 years of Brownies, at their Big Brownie Birthday Star Quest event – a space-themed adventure! When the Brownies arrived, at their all-girl celebration, they were greeted by the scary news that all the nights’ stars had disappeared and they were set the […]

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Safe Space Training 2019

26th January- Guys Farm -Level 1+2 (1.30pm-4.30pm)   27th January – Guys Farm- Level 3 ( 1.30pm-4.30pm)   11th Feb – RHQ- Level 3 (6.30-9.30pm)   30th March- Samlesbury- Level 1+2, Level 3   23rd April- RHQ- Level 1+2 (6.30-9.30pm)   19th May- Lostock Hall Guide HQ- Level 1+2 (9.30am-12.30pm)   June- North Morecambe- Level […]

First Aid Training 2019

Saturday 26th January – Full course, Lostock Hall Guide Centre, 9am-3pm Sunday 27th January- Full course, Guys Farm Activity Centre, 1.00pm-7.00pm Tuesday 19th February- Refresher course, Lostock Hall Guide Centre, 6pm-9pm Saturday 30th March- Refresher course, County Skills and Knowledge Day, Samlesbury Sunday 28th April- Full and Refresher course, Lostock Hall Guide Centre, 9am-3pm Saturday […]

Memoirs Of County Weekend 2018

After arriving back home, unpacking my weekend bag and putting the kettle on, I sat down and reflected on the weekend that has just passed. I have only been to Waddow Hall three times, and only stayed overnight in the stables on one such occasion. This weekend provided the opportunity to explore the inside of […]

Guys Farm 30th Anniversary Badges 

We have some badges still for sale from our Pearl Anniversary event. One is the challenge badge and the other is the “Pearl in our eyes” anniversary badge, both priced at 60p. If you would like to purchase any, visit our gift shop next time your at Guys Farm or contact the shop manager – […]


Saturday 29 September – Lancashire East – Venue: Waddow Hall 9.30am-4.00pm- places still available   Motivate is free to anyone who signs up and wants to attend. The training is just the beginning of this exciting project. Travel costs will be reimbursed after attending the training. You can find more information about Motivate by clicking […]

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