Climbing The Walls

23rd June 2018

Event for Guides and Senior Section at Climbing the Walls in Shrewsbury – Save the date further details will be released shortly!

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Oswestry Colour Run

1st July 2018

Set in a stunning location of Oswestry Ironworks, enjoy a 3K run, walk or jog around the ironwork sculptures and watch out for the multi coloured paint throwers, there to make sure you leave covered in paint and have  had an amazing day….. all in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support. The race is un-timed and aims to be fun for all the family…. book your place today to experience the fun of a colour run in Oswestry.

Open to all from aged 4 upwards, bring your unit, yourself and your family! New badges are also available at £1 each

Book Now

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LQ Training Weekend

12th - 13th May 2018

Our next LQ training weekend will be the 12th and 13th May at Sutton Hill Community Centre, Southgate, Telford TF7 4HG. Sessions available are
–    Commissioners – a full training day (moved from 19th May due to another event) covering issues you have raised that are pertinent to your role. NO WEBSITE BOOKING – INDIVIDUAL INVITATIONS WILL BE SENT
–    1st Response – The full 6 hour course required for Leadership Qualification IF no other 1st Qualification is held – 9.30am to 4pm
–    Safe Space Level 3 – Level 1 and 2 of the new scheme or completion of the previous Safe Space training are a pre-requisite of this session – YOU MUST ALSO COMPLETE Level 3 e-learning BEFORE attendance – 1pm to 4pm
–    Safe Space Levels 1 and 2 – this session assumes you will have completed the Level 1 e-learning so contains just a refresher of this and concentrates on Level 2 – 10am to 12.30pm
–    1st Response Refresher – suitable ONLY if you have completed the full course no more than 3 years and 6 months previously – 10am to 12noon
–    Mentor training – this session concentrates on how all the changes (1st Response, Safe Space, Go and programme) affect you and your mentee – 10am to 12noon
–    Basic sectional training as required by the Leadership Qualification for all sections 1pm to 4pm
–    Safe Space Level 3 – Level 1 and 2 of the new scheme or completion of the previous Safe Space training are a pre-requisite of this session. YOU MUST ALSO COMPLETE Level 3 e-learning BEFORE attendance – 1pm to 4pm

Book Now

TAG: Adults, Events, Leaders

Megamix 2019 Camp Event

10-14th August 2019


Save the date! 10-14th August 2019

Each county is being asked to appoint suitable volunteers into the following roles to help make 2019 Megamix camp into a fantastic event for our young members that responds to ‘what girls want’

Details of the role, the expected commitment and the skills needed are in the two attachments. Please contact the County Commissioner with your membership number if you are interested in either role.

TAG: Events, Senior Section

Go Wild Challenge Launch Day

28th April 2018


Attingham Park

We are running a day at Attingham Park on 28th April to support the launch of the Go Wild badge in conjunction with Shropshire Wildlife Trust. The day will be open for all sections, be self guided by leaders to the activity stations on offer and will include a badge. The day will run from 10 – 2 and all will need a packed lunch. The cost per girl will be £5. There is no indoor provision for this event so please prepare for all weather types. Units are welcome to stay in the grounds longer and do their own activities. There will be no cost for leaders just £1 for the badge, however, again please note there will be no hot drinks etc provided although they are on sale at Attingham. Closing date for booking is 2nd April

Consent Form

TAG: Brownies, Events, Guides, Rainbows, Senior Section

Region Social Walking Weekend

22-24 June 2018

Girlguiding Midlands are offering their annual walking social weekend. Open to all adult members and their partners, the 2018 weekend is due to be held in Littondale in the Yorkshire Dales. All levels of walking experience are welcomed; there will be a good variety of walks available. Please use the booking form (attached) to book your spaces. Bookings close on 23rd April.

Flyer & Booking Forms

TAG: Adults, Events, Leaders, outdoors, training, walking

County Residential Training Weekend

28-30 September 2018

County Residential Weekend at Broneirion – Bookings open…
Join us for a weekend of training, fun and friendship at Broneirion – Girlguiding Cymru’s Training and Activity Centre, set in the hills of mid Wales from 28th – 30th September 2018. Booking form and information attached.

Booking Form

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International Opportunities


There are lots of opportunities available to members of Girlguiding to get involved with international trips. Attached is the booklet with information on each trip, all of which are running in 2018-19.

If any of the trips take your fancy, please fill out {this form} and send back to Sally Rhodes, our county International Adviser.

international Opportunities Booklet

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