Blog / June 30th, 2021

County Spotlight: Essex South East

Essex South East is a small county with about 3000 members which covers the south east corner of Essex stretching from Billericay to Southend and from South Woodham Ferrers to Canvey Island with Basildon and Rayleigh in the middle. Within our county we have Southend Pier, claimed to be the longest pier in the world…

Blog / June 29th, 2021

Chief Commissioner’s Blog

On Saturday, I attended the 99th AGM of Girlguiding, a time for reflection on the past year and looking at the years ahead. Present at this meeting is all Girlguiding Trustees, all chief commissioners, and other members of the operational board plus Girlguiding council members. Each Region has representatives on the council, and it was…

Blog / June 22nd, 2021

Birthday Card Swap

50th Birthday card swap   As with all birthdays, we love to receive cards, as well as send them.  Anglia’s 50th Birthday celebration is no exception, which is why we’re organising a birthday card swap between units in the region. It would bee amazzzing if you could get involved.  How does it work?  In your units you design and create a birthday card and send it in to the region office. The region team will…

Blog / May 28th, 2021

Data Protection Review and Refresh

Data Protection Review and Refresh As we start to return to some level of normality after the pandemic, we thought it was a good time to refresh everyone on some of the key requirements of GDPR so we can ensure we remain compliant against the guidelines. Data protection is as vital now as it has…