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Do you know what the Girlguiding Council does?

The Council
yesterday at 16:11. Facebook
Lara thinks it's really important we shape Girlguiding to be even more relevant to girls and young women today. And we agree! Find out how she's doing that on the Girlguiding Council.

I have my say about big decisions on the Council
01/17/2017 at 16:36. Facebook
Are you passionate about Girlguiding and the difference it makes to girls’ lives? Have you ever considered becoming a Trustee?

Become a Girlguiding Trustee
01/16/2017 at 11:37. Facebook
#ActionForChange launches in North East England today! It's a brilliant opportunity for girls to learn how to make change on the issues that matter to them. Sign up and get inspiration for your project at a free residential weekend! :D
01/13/2017 at 12:44. Facebook
Yesterday we photographed a member we think you'll probably have heard of for the next issue of guiding magazine. We think the final pictures will be pure gold! Can you guess who it is?
01/12/2017 at 12:00. Facebook
Fantastic activities are being run throughout Girlguiding - and we want to use them! Whether tried-and-tested or ideas you've never had a chance to try, we want to hear them.
Want thousands of girls to do an activity you created? Now's your chance!

We want your activities
It’s not too late to book a new year adventure for your unit! Our friends at PGL are offering activity adventure weekends for just £59 this spring. Which activities will you try?

Spring Adventure Weekends for Uniformed Groups
This week we're going to share some ways you can get involved with the journey to make our programme even better. Why not start the year by applying for your unit to join our activity testing pool and help us put the new programme through its paces!

Join our programme activity testing pool
It was lovely to have members from across the country together for a guiding magazine photo shoot at Blackland Farm today. We're looking forward to seeing the finished feature!
To make sure you feel confident supporting any members with additional needs, we've pulled together some top tips to help with inclusive communication. Because we're for all girls.

Inclusive communication
Whether you’re running, walking, or just enjoying the outdoors, a reliable headtorch is an essential piece of kit. Our friends Cotswold Outdoor have put together this great little guide to help you find the perfect one!

A Guide to Choosing a Headtorch | Cotswold Outdoor
Happy new year from everyone at Girlguiding!
We hope 2017 is another year of fun, friendship and adventure for all of you!
'Children don’t deserve to be affected by war. They deserve to be happy.'
Girls from 2nd Paulton Brownies in Somerset found pictures of refugees in boats fleeing the war in Syria very upsetting, so decided to find something they could do to help.

Children helping children: My Brownies made care bags for refugees
We want to say a huge thank you to our inspiring Girlguiding Advocates who have worked really hard this year to raise awareness of issues that girls told us are important to them!
Thank you to everyone who shared our videos this year! You helped us reach thousands of people and spread the word about the amazing things you all do #ForTheGirl.
In guiding magazine, our Chief Guide challenged you to make a Being Our Best resolution for something you’re going to work on in your unit in the new year. Have you decided what yours will be? #ChiefsChallenge

How will you be your best in 2017?
Booking for ❄Sparkle and Ice❄, our new extreme winter camp, closes on December 31st. If you've been meaning to book your places, you'd better be quick...we'll see you on the ice rink!

Sparkle and Ice
Inspired by all of the amazing videos from your units, we thought we'd have a go at the #MannequinChallenge to say thank you for all of your hard work this year! How many guiding elements can you spot?
2016 was the centenary year of The Senior Section and an incredible 90,000 girls got involved with Mission Spectacular to celebrate! If you haven't added photos of your Mission Spectacular to the Experiences wall, there is still time!

Mission Spectacular - The Senior Section Spectacular - Girlguiding