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BP Weeked #2

Posted on October 28, 2016

The second BP weekend of the year! The final part of your BP Challenge; a weekend away at Guys Farm to meet Guides from across the County and compare notes! To book your place please ask your Guide Leader to contact the County BP Adviser.

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ICE Community Action Weekend At Waddow

Posted on August 15, 2016

Calling Guides age 11-13!! Fancy a taste of Community Action? Join with Guides from across the Region for a weekend of camping, increasing your global awareness and getting involved in some community action. Girls who are interested in taking it further will have the opportunity for travel on an International Community Project trip in the […]

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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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BP Weekends 2016

Posted on June 17, 2016

This is the first of two BP weekends planned so far for 2016 – if you’re doing your BP award, come along for a great weekend of fun, friendship and celebration of your achievement! What’s the BP Weekend? You’ve made your Promise. You’ve learned about all sorts of things, shown your skills by completing Interest […]

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INTOPS Participant Application Process

Posted on April 26, 2016

Fancy taking part in an International Project?? Applications are now open for this year’s INTOPS selection day for participants. Girls should be aged 14-20 at time of travel in 2017. Our County has 3 places to fill and applications must go through Justine Greenwood, our International Advisor. The selection day takes place over the weekend […]

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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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BP Weekend Info For Leaders

Posted on March 3, 2016

Following the appointment of our new Baden Powell Advisor please download and save these forms and guidance notes. Contact email for BP Weekends is lancsnwbaden-powell@hotmail.com BP Weekend Booking Form > Application to attend BP Challenge Weekend Guidance notes for Leaders > BP Notes for Guiders

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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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