COUNTY NEWS

The latest news, opportunities and ideas for volunteers in Somerset North

County News

The latest news, opportunities and ideas for volunteers in Somerset North

There are so many exciting things going on in our County and beyond…

If you have a news item or opportunity that you would like to share with volunteers across the county, please email countycommissioner@girlguidingsomersetnorth.org.uk

#InspireGirls volunteer recruitment campaign

#InspireGirls volunteer recruitment campaign

A national recruitment campaign will be targeting particular areas of Somerset North where we are short of volunteers. Look out for the updates on social media and please promote the campaign whenever possible.

Brownies celebrate 100 years

Brownies celebrate 100 years

3rd Weston-super-Mare Brownies are celebrating their 100th birthday in October. They invite you to join them on Saturday 12th or Sunday 13th October at Milton Methodist Church Hall, 2 Milton Hill BS22 9RA. The event includes as exhibition of uniform and badges. You are invited to join them Saturday 12th between 10am – 5pm or Sunday 13th between 10am – 2pm.

The New-Programme – One Year On

The New-Programme – One Year On

On Tuesday 3rd and Thursday 5th September, venues across the county are hosting trainer-lead evenings, with the opportunity to discuss the new programme and share ideas

First Response Training 2019

First Response Training 2019

Need first aid training? We have full first response and refresher courses taking place across the county this term. Find out about courses close to you…

County Training Day

County Training Day

SAVE THE DATE: Somerset North’s County Training Day will take place on Saturday 28th March at Backwell School

Avon Adventure 2020

Avon Adventure 2020

SAVE THE DATE: We are invited to take part in the Avon Jamboree on 22nd – 25th May 2020. Find out more from your Division Commissioner

Future Girl Acts

Future Girl Acts

SAVE THE DATE: Make sure your unit takes part in Future Girl Acts – Girlguiding’s week of action on plastic from 30th September – 6th October

County 18-30 Offer Coordinator

County 18-30 Offer Coordinator

A new role of County Co-ordinator for the 18-30 Offer has just been created. Find out more and decide if it is for you…

County Vice President News

County Vice President News

We are delighted to announce the appointment of six new Somerset North County Vice Presidents

Thanks and Recognition

Thanks and Recognition

Good Service Brooches have recently been awarded to two members of the Somerset North County.

Congratulations to Sarah Wilson from Keynsham and Alison Cannon from Saltford!

Get Your County Dog Bandana!

Get Your County Dog Bandana!

Girlguiding Somerset North are offering all the keen dog walkers a customised county dog bandana.

Find out how you can get yours…

#GirlguidingWellyComp

#GirlguidingWellyComp

Design an awesome superpowered welly and share it on social media using the hashtag #GirlguidingWellyComp to win some amazing prizes