News from 2010

Fantastic Party

On the 20th October 2010 we all renewed our promise at 20:10. There were lots of parties to mark the occasion with the largest at the Trafford Centre where over 1000 girls turned up from Urmston, Sale and Stretford.

2010 Annual Review

2010 Annual Review

You can read our Annual Review by clicking on the front cover to download the PDF. Without a doubt, 2010 was a year to remember, not only for our County, but for every member of Girlguiding UK! Our...
Trafford Town Hall, Salford Civic Centre, Greater Manchester West Girlguiding

Lined up in the Council Chamber

Adult members of the Greater Manchester West Girlguiding Team were thanked for their unsung hard work at a number of functions held to celebrate the end of a brilliant and action-packed centenary...
Jane Thompson

County Commissioner Retires

On Tuesday 30th November leaders from across Greater Manchester West came together to say "Thank You" to Jane Thompson for all her hard work as County Commissioner.  As...
Brownies Act of Remembrance

Remembrance Sunday

On a cold Sunday morning, after a short church service, 5th Ashton on Mersey North Brownies made their way to the cenotaph for an Act of Remembrance.  After Brown Owl had laid the wreath, the...
Guys, Hot Dogs and Fireworks at Ashley Activity Centre

Guys, Hot Dogs and Fireworks

Over 50 Rangers and Young Leaders from across Greater Manchester West came together to enjoy a bonfire evening at Ashley Lodge in early November.  The evening started with a large bonfire made...
Vision Event at Trafford Centre

Vision 2010 at the Trafford Centre

At 20:10 on the 20th October, 2010, members of Girlguiding renewed their promise together at Vision parties up and down the country. Parties were held all over Greater Manchester West...
Brownies Takeover Red House Farm

Big Brownies Takeover

Over 800 Brownies,  200 leaders and more than 70 volunteer helpers and activity providers - almost 1100 people in total - arrived to take part in the Big Brownie Takeover at the Maize Maze at...
cycle ride for charity, guide leaders,

Paris to Geneva Cycle

Here are two leaders from 12th Altrincham (St Georges) Brownies and Guides who sucessfully completed the Girlguiding UK Centenary Challenge Paris to Geneva Cycle in September; all 360 miles of...
Baden-Powell Challenge

Baden-Powell Challenge

Five girls from Greater Manchester West went to Waddow Hall for the weekend to complete their Baden-Powell Challenge.  The weekend started with a 'night hike' which, strangely, was at...
Girl Guiding Greater Manchester, development projects overseas, GOLD

A GOLDen Opportunity

Lynne Woolley, a Guide Leader fro 5th Weaste Guides in Salford was selected to take part in a GOLD project to Chile in August 2010.  GOLD is an...
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