Blog / July 26th, 2021

New Unit Grants

We are pleased to announce the launch of a grant aimed at helping to support new units as they open. The previous grant ended in December 2020 so we are offering this to all units who have started meeting since 1 January 2021.

Blog / July 14th, 2021

Summer Activities 2021

With the summer holidays already here, we’ve pulled together some of our favourite outdoor and wet weather activities for the school break and beyond. Suitable for a range of interests and ages, from Rainbows to Trefoil, many of the activities come with optional badges you can buy available to both members and non-members. We’d love…

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…