News from 2021

6th Higher Broughton Brownies celebrate 60 years

6th Higher Broughton Brownies celebrate 60 years

May 11 th will go down in history for 6th Higher Broughton Brownies for two reasons. Not only did they reach their 60 th birthday but they also got to celebrate face to face for the first time in...
Ros and Pudsey

Golden Pudsey Awards

Congratulations to Ros Bryan from 4th Sale Central Brownies and Guides and Natalie Austin from 2nd Sale Central Rainbows who have been awarded a Golden Pudsey Pin Broach from Girlguiding for their...
Carla the Super Brownie!

Carla the Super Brownie!

Carla from 7th Davy Hulme Brownies has been very busy collecting not only new Brownie badges, but old Brownie badges too! She has 3 sashes all extra wide to hold her 69 badges! Not only is she...
Sylvia with her Maundy money

A special honour for Sylvia

Sylvia a leader for Girlguiding Greater Manchester West for 44 years, was really surprised to receive a letter from Buckingham Palace to say she had been selected to receive Maundy money from the...
Girlguiding Greater Manchester County Standard

Girlguiding North West England 50th Birthday Challenge

2021 marks the 50th Birthday of Girlguiding North West England. To celebrate the Express Youth Forum members have created a fabulous challenge pack made up of five sections - challenge, create,...
Urmston Division celebrate World Thinking Day

Urmston's World Thinking Day Event

Fifteen units came together from Urmston Division to take part in a virtual World Thinking Day event. Breakout rooms were used for Rainbows, Brownies, Guides and Rangers with an overlapping section...
Megan Nethercott

An Inspiring Hat-trick

Megan Nethercott our County Inspire Coordinator has become the Inspire Coordinator at Girlguiding Northwest England and made it a hat-trick of Inspire roles. Originally from Hampshire, Megan has...
4th Sale Central Brownies and Guides develop a new friendship

4th Sale Central Brownies and Guides develop a new friendship

As we approach the anniversary of the first lockdown we can acknowledge how difficult the pandemic has been, many would agree that it's been especially challenging for those in care homes who have...
Molly earns her charity badge

Molly raises money for a new community hall

Molly from 1st Stretford Brownies was delighted to be presented with her charities badge on her birthday by Stretford and Old Trafford District Commissioner Emma Levenston. Molly was keen to help...
Radio Alty Special

Radio Alty Special

What a fabulous start to the week we have had with Girlguiding Greater Manchester West's recruitment campaign. So much love, Tweets, Facebook posts and today a two-hour feature on Alty Radio. Thanks...
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