02/26/2017 at 10:55. Facebook
We asked our Membership Communications Officer, Francesca, to give us a behind-the-scenes look at the challenge of keeping you up to date with the three year journey towards a new programme.

Taking half a million members on a three-year journey
02/25/2017 at 15:15. Facebook
Our CEO Julie Bentley features in the new book The Female Lead – Women Who Shape The World. Watch Julie talk about some of the amazing things Girlguiding does #ForTheGirl in this interview that accompanies the book.

Julie Bentley - The Female Lead
02/24/2017 at 15:45. Facebook
Our new partners, National Express, are putting on dedicated coaches for the BIG GIG - so getting there's easier than ever! They're also giving all members an exclusive discount on travel across the UK, so your unit can have even more adventures.

National Express offer for Girlguiding members
02/24/2017 at 11:55. Facebook
Some of our incredible members have received their New Years Honours from The Queen this week for services to Girlguiding, young people and their community. Congratulations to all of them!

Our guiding stars
02/23/2017 at 17:50. Facebook
In 2018 Girlguiding members will be going on incredible international adventures to Zambia, Rwanda, Aruba, The Maldives and Oman! Want to be one of them? Sign up to the Go for GOLD selection weekend in September and you could be on the team!

Get a place on our team for GOLD 2018
02/23/2017 at 15:17. Facebook
If you're based in Girlguiding North East England and are aged 14 - 25 now's your chance to join #ActionForChange. But you'll have to be quick - you've only got until Monday to apply!
02/22/2017 at 15:35. Facebook
Girls from around the world have been sharing their photos and stories about how they are celebrating World Thinking Day! Browse our gallery to see the #WTDwave move around the world…

World Thinking Day 2017
02/22/2017 at 08:00. Facebook
Happy World Thinking Day! Find out why our Chief Guide and International Commissioner are so excited to share it with you and how you can get involved with the #WTDwave. Whatever you're doing to celebrate, have a great World Thinking Day!

World Thinking Day 2017
02/21/2017 at 12:05. Facebook
We want to create a #WTDwave of celebrations across the world! Send us your photo or story when you get up tomorrow morning to tell us how you're celebrating World Thinking Day! #WTD2017
This is your chance to play a vital role in one of the biggest events in the Guiding and Scouting calendar. Apply now to join the Contingent Management Team for Roverway 2018 and support 3,000 young people on an international adventure!

Join the Roverway 2018 Contingent Management Team
Have you ever been to stay at one of our Activity Centres? Find out what Ruth got up to when she won a trip to Foxlease TAC on Facebook!

I won a competition to go to Foxlease
'I've had so many amazing opportunities through Girlguiding. Every girl is so inspiring - girls are the reason that we do all this!'

I'm inspired by the girls in Girlguiding
Leader-in-Training Rosemary told us what she loves about volunteering with her Brownies. What do you ❤ about volunteering with your unit?

Why I love to volunteer for Girlguiding
'I did the tree climb twice to get points. It was really scary but worth it. I felt quite proud when I finished it.'

Survival Extreme
Last weekend's Sparkle and Ice was so much fun, we're going to do it again next year! So put 2 - 4 February 2018 in your diary and read our roundup to find out what you missed out on this year...

Girls and their units spill the beans on Sparkle and Ice
Today is International Day of Women and Girls in Science - so here are seven incredible #WomenInSTEM to inspire you to explore science with the girls in your unit! Who else would you nominate for the list?

Seven women role models in STEM
'It was really interesting and taught me about the history of scientists. I would love to be a scientist because you can create new cures and inventions.' - Tilly age 9

These Brownies got stuck into science at our How Does it Work? day
'Guiding definitely gave me a can-do attitude. At no point did I think that I couldn't or shouldn't do engineering.' #WomenInSTEM

Guiding empowered me to become a civil engineer
'I love being a Brownie Leader, and so I'm glad I volunteered. My work as a cardiac physiologist can be very serious and it's great to be able to interact with the girls and just have fun.' #WomenInSTEM

I enjoy using my science background at Brownies
'Sometimes girls just need a confidence boost and need to be reminded that they are capable of doing subjects that are predominantly seen as ‘male’ subjects – there is a lot more to STEM careers than just overalls, tools and laboratories.'

There’s more to STEM than overalls and laboratories