Now Recruiting: Senior Section Adviser

Are you, or is someone you know, interested in working with Senior Section members and leaders, to offer support and promote opportunities for members of the section?

If so, read on - we're currently looking for a Senior Section Adviser to play an important role across the County. You will advise, motivate and communicate information to leaders and girls, giving them ways to access opportunities for development, challenge and adventure.

Read more: Now Recruiting: Senior Section Adviser

Fundraising for ICE 2017

Three girls from 2nd Caversham Guides recently ran a stall at their local community fete to raise some money for their trip. They have been selected to take part in ICE 2017, which involves raising the funds they need to take part.

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Hungerford Orienteering Challenge

Brownies and Rainbows solved clues in the glorious sunshine when they took part in Girlguiding Hungerford District’s inaugural orienteering challenge at Cobbs Farm on 2nd July.

More than 35 Rainbows and Brownies from Hungerford, Lambourn and Kintbury took to the farm’s orienteering course in teams, complete with maps and compasses to find caches and solve 15 challenging clues.

Read more: Hungerford Orienteering Challenge

Earley leader wins Liz Bracewell Award

An inspirational young woman from Earley was recently recognised for her commitment and dedication to Guiding when she was named recipient of a prestigious, annually-presented County award.

Melissa Newman, aged 23, who until recently was Unit Leader with Earley Senior Section, has been awarded The Liz Bracewell Award. The award is presented each year to a young woman who has played an active role in Guiding and has demonstrated sustained involvement in the community and personal development.

Read more: Earley leader wins Liz Bracewell Award

Caversham Guides Activity Day

2nd Caversham Guides recently went to 89th Reading Scouts for the day to do the low ropes, zip wire, shelter building, tent pitching practice and backwoods cooking to complete our Survival Badge.

Read more: Caversham Guides Activity Day


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