Tag: Girl Guides

Council support makes new Girlguide centre possible

A fantastic new £270,000 centre for Girlguiding in Chandler’s Ford for Guides, Brownies and Rainbows has been built thanks to financial support from Eastleigh Borough Council. The Council provided £140,000 towards the cost of the building that has modern, purpose-built fully-accessible facilities. These include a main hall, toilets, separate meeting rooms, a kitchen and direct…

Eastleigh guide gets top award

A young woman from Eastleigh has risen to the challenge to achieve the highest award in Girlguiding. Natasha Jarvis, 25, was presented with her Queen’s Guide Award at the House of Commons on Saturday 11 June by Chief Guide Valerie Le Vaillant, Girlguiding’s most senior volunteer. Adventurers and former Girlguiding members Anna McNuff and Sarah…

Local Guide on ‘trip of a lifetime’

A Girlguiding UK member and leader of the 5th Chandlers Ford Rainbows is getting ready to embark on a journey of a lifetime later this year when she travels to Latvia to take part in an exciting community development project. Travelling alongside five other Girlguiding UK members, Lucy Summers from Eastleigh will participate in the…