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5th Penwortham Brownies And Guides Have Green Fingers!!

Posted on July 4, 2016

5th Penwortham Brownies and Guides were extremely proud to launch their new garden at an Afternoon Tea event last weekend. The garden, designed and planted by the girls, is located on a former patch of grass at Kingsfold Methodist Church where the Units meet. A chance conversation between the Leaders resulted in them giving themselves […]

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Lots Of Fun Planned Across The County This Year!

Posted on April 20, 2016

Our outdoor activities team have been working hard and come up with a range of events to keep your Units busy over the coming months! Rainbows are invited to explore the grounds of Leighton Hall near Carnforth and discover a magical land of fairies. When? 9th July Where? Leighton Hall near Carnforth, just off J36 […]

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Wonderful, Wonderful, Copenhagen………

Posted on November 17, 2015

We are running an amazing trip to the Danish Capital City Copenhagen! This International opportunity takes place from 27th July to 1st August (depending on flights) and girls will take part in a Senior Section Centenary event in the city. This trip is open to girls aged 13 and over at time of travel. For […]

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Brownies Go Live On Air At Rock FM!

Posted on November 10, 2014

A competition-winning Brownie unit from Preston ended up taking to the airwaves thanks to Rock FM’s Cash For Kids appeal and Girlguiding North West England’s Big Brownie Birthday competition.

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Easter Smiles At Royal Preston Hospital

Posted on April 15, 2014

A group of Brownies from Fulwood set themselves a cheerful challenge this Easter: delivering Easter eggs to young patients at Royal Preston Hospital!

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Queen’s Guide Awards

Posted on February 22, 2014

Girlguiding Lancashire North West is proud to announce that three members have been presented with their Queen’s Guide Awards.

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Congratulations, Cup Winners!

Posted on January 21, 2013

Girlguiding Lancashire North West would like to say a big thank you and congratulations to everyone who took part in the 2012 President’s Cup for Rainbows.

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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 – […]

Motivate!

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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