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Brownie Badge Day At Guys Farm

Posted on January 15, 2016

Here’s a fab opportunity for our Brownie Units! Guys Farm is offering a full day of outdoor activities which will complete the Out and About Interest Badge. Taking place on Sunday 17th April girls can attend individually, or why not make it a Unit event? Cost for the day is £10 per Brownie. For more […]

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Guystonbury 2015!

Posted on June 26, 2015

It’s summer time, and for Guides around Lancashire North West that means one thing: it’s time to get your festival bag packed and your wellies on your feet. That’s right: tickets are now available for Guystonbury 2015, and this year we’ve really pulled out all the stops!

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F.T.R. Camp – Carnival!

Posted on May 1, 2015

Roll up, roll up, for the greatest camp on earth! It’s 2015, it’s back… it’s F.T.R Camp – Carnival! We have a fun-filled, action-packed weekend planned, so get ready to join in with all the fun of the fair!

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Archery Instructors Course (part 2)

Posted on February 21, 2015

This is the second part of a multi-part event. You must attend all four days of this training to be able to qualify for the award at the end. For more information, please see the original post.

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Archery Instructors Course

Posted on February 14, 2015

Expanding your skill set through Girlguiding is a great way to learn new things, meet new people, and offer an increased range of adventures and opportunities to our members. We are delighted to announce a new training opportunity set to take place at Guy’s Farm Activity Centre that is sure to hit the bullseye!

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Well Done, Egg Hunters! (Update On The £5,000 Easter Charity Challenge!)

Posted on April 3, 2014

Girlguiding Lancashire North West won £100 in an epic charity Easter Egg Hunt! Thank you to everyone who voted, and to everyone who came along to cheer us on!

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Brownies Splash At The Seaside!

Posted on May 22, 2013

On  Saturday, hundreds of smiley Brownies braved the British weather to enjoy a trip to the seaside. Guys Farm was turned into a  water wonderland, with its own beach, fun fair games and even a muddy, water slide.  The girls had a blast and proved that a little rain will never stop Girl Guides having fun. […]

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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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