News from 2011

Growing Guiding and Guiness World Record

GMW continues to grow in 2011 with new units opening across the region.

Over 800 members from Greater Manchester West joined with 3,231 members from across the North West region to enter the Guiness World records for the largest Cha Cha Slide

Annual Review 2011

Annual Review 2011

Thank You! Our focus during 2011 has been on Guiding at a local level. As well as supporting two large scale events, our members have been very active every week in their own unit meetings and with...
Senior Section, Bonfire Night

Senior Section Bonfire Night

Over 30 Rangers and Young Leaders enjoyed an evening at Ashley to celebrate Bonfire Night. The weather kept dry and the girls took part in some traditional games such as apple-bobbing in the Lodge...
Helicopter Rescue


Young women from Sale Moor Rangers put their First Aid skills into practice when they came across an injured walker near Lyme Park. The young women, all members of Girlguiding North West England,...
Guides Become Record Breakers!!

Guides Become Record Breakers!!

Girlguiding North West England are now the proud owners of the Largest Cha Cha Slide Dance title, after attempting the Guinness World RecordTM at their fortieth anniversary celebrations. Over 300...
Grand Day Out

Grand Day Out

On Saturday 8th October 232 Rainbows, Brownies, Guides and Senior Section from Greater Manchester West joined 8,500 members from across the region at Blackpool to celebrate Girlguiding North...
Brownies, summer trip out,

Height Brownies Reach New Heights

The 1st Height Brownies from Salford had an exciting day out this summer when they went to the Manchester Climbing Centre.  The girls and their leaders tackled some rather gruelling vertical...
Rangers help restore a garden

Natural Recovery and Rangers

During the summer holidays Ashton South Rangers worked to improve a garden at Syrian House in Sale. They met for six weeks at the garden, during which time they planted several flower beds,...
Jungle Fever, Ashley, Brownies

Jungle Fever

Nearly 500 members of all age groups took part in Jungle Fever at our Ashley campsite.  Particular highlights were the "Zoo Man" and the African Drumming.  Pictured here are...
North West England Chief Commissioner’s Award

North West England Chief Commissioner's Award

Muriel Tyacke recently received the North West England Chief Commissioner's Award.  The award is given to someone who is recognised through their personal achievements, contributions and...
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