Video: Niamh's trip to Belfast

Have a look at this great video from Niamh Moore, a Guide from Reading Abbey Division who recently took part in an ICE trip (International Community Experience) with Girlguiding South West England Region to Belfast.

It looks like she had a great time!


Hailey's Queens Guide Presentation

A couple of years ago we posted this article when Hailey Burrows from Bulmershe Division received her Queens Guide award at Thirtover Place. However, as well as a local presentation, you can also choose to attend a national event, and Hailey recently went along a presentation at the House of Commons to receive her award!

Read more: Hailey's Queens Guide Presentation

Shinfield girls have a blast at PGL!

In March 2015, 1st Shinfield Brownies made their first visit to the PGL Activity Centre based at Liddington; the participants on this trip were twelve Brownies and two leaders. Since 2015 the unit have run three more trips there, with the latest taking place in October this year.

Earlier in the year year, they offered the trip to Brownies and Guides across the Shinfield District and ended up with 84 girls and 16 adults, making the trip a magic total of 100 attendees!

Read more: Shinfield girls have a blast at PGL!

Circus Skills Workshops

Looking for something new and exciting to do with your units in the new year? Why not try out a circus skills evening?

Shooting Stars Circus Skills offer Rainbow, Brownie and Guide units the chance to enjoy the fun and excitement of a circus skills evening at a special discounted rate. Whether the girls want to work on their Circus Performer Badge or just have a fun and creative evening, they can offer a brilliant workshop with a highly experienced instructor.

We know several units in Berkshire have already used Shooting Stars this year and they come highly recommended!

They are in the area on the following dates, but these are first come first served, so get booked in early:
January 8th & 13th & 22nd & 26th
February 5th & 16th & 26th & 2nd March
March 5th & 9th & 19th & 30th

To book or find out more get in touch with Steve Grainger at Shooting Stars Circus Skills.

Office: 01386 550260

Mobile: 07970 107845


More information is also avaliable on our website here.

Rainbows 30th Birthday Party

On 26th November, Rainbows in Berkshire got to attend a princess themed party to celebrate the Rainbows 30th Anniversary! The event took place at Garth Hill College in Bracknell, and the girls got to try out lots of activities and crafts, met some princesses and even got to eat some delicious cake.

You can see the full photo album on our Facebook page here.


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