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Stay up to date with local news and opportunities.


Fundraising Quiz Night

Join Bath Rainbow leader Alex for a fundraising quiz evening on Monday 5th February at Boston Tea Party in Alfred Street, and find out more about her forthcoming GOLD adventure in Rwanda.

Happy New Year!

Make sure you’re ready for the new term ahead with our checklist of unit admin tasks and exciting opportunities for 2018…



Opportunities for you to get the most out of Girlguiding for yourself and the girls

Going Away With Scheme Awareness Evening

Are you interested in doing your Going Away With licence to take your girls on an overnight adventure? Join the Somerset North County residential team for an awareness evening in Paulton on 12th March.

First Response Renewal

The next County First Response renewal training is coming up on Saturday 10th February at Portishead Guide HQ. Find out how to book your place…

Badge Sewing Service

Do you have a pile of cloth badges that haven’t made it onto your camp blanket? Bath Trefoil Guild’s badge sewing service could be for you…



Need inspiration? Browse our meeting plans and activity ideas

Thinking Day 2018

Celebrate and make an impact on 22 February with Girl Guides and Girl Scouts from around the world. Download your WAGGGS World Thinking Day 2018 Activity Pack and order your WTD from Bath Guide Shop.

Spring into Action: Games for Springtime

Are you looking to refresh your games repertoire this term? In this post, Rosie Spence from 10th Bath (Argyle) Brownies shares a bumper pack of spring games to try with your girls.

Bath Rocks

One of our local Girlguiding Bath volunteers has started the BathRocks Facebook group, encouraging local people to share their creativity. 21st Bath (Ascension) Guides got the ball rolling with their beautiful designs…


1st Bath (St Luke's) Rainbows, Brownies and Guides, SE District Rangers

9th Bath (Beechen Cliff) Rainbows, Brownies and Guides

33rd Bath (St Bartholomew's) Brownies

10th Bath (Argyle) Brownies

50th Bath (1st Bathford) Rainbows, Brownies and Guides

51st Bath (Victoria Hall) Rainbows and Brownies

16th Bath (Walcot) Rainbows and Walcot Rangers

17th Bath (Batheaston) Brownies

57th Bath (Bathampton) Brownies and Guides

40th Bath (St Saviours) Brownies and Guides

31st Bath Rainbows, Guides and Senior Section

1st Bath (Weston Methodist) Rainbows, 35th Bath Brownies, 41st Bath Brownies

11th Bath (St Stephen's) Brownies

12th Bath (Upper Weston) Brownies, 18th Bath (Upper Weston) Rainbows and Brownies

1st Bath South District Rainbows, 24th Bath (Rush Hill) Brownies and Guides

30th Bath (Combe Down) Rainbows, Brownies and Guides

47th Bath (Freshford) Brownies and Guides

21st Bath (Ascension) Rainbows, Brownies and Guides

39th Bath (St Alphege) Rainbows, Brownies and Guides


Kirsty Pitkin

Division Commissioner

Pam Bourne-Jones

Division President

Laura Gadsby

Division Treasurer


Division Secretary

Clare Beacham

North West District Commissioner

Hayley Barker

North East District Commissioner

Emma Symonds

South East District Commissioner

Bev Samways

South West District Commissioner

Rosie Spence

Training Advisor

Julie Lacey

LQ Advisor

Diana Shinn

Indoor Advisor

Brittany Long

Bath University Guides and Scouts (BUGS) Rep

Fiona Carle

Trefoil Guild Rep


Bath Guide HQ

Bath Guide HQ has two meeting rooms, a small kitchenette and a toilet, making it the ideal base for city centre activities, unit team and District meetings.

Units in Bath Division can use Bath Guide HQ free of charge. Visit during Guide Shop opening hours to book the date you require in the HQ calendar, and contact your District Commissioner to borrow a key.

Bath Division Facebook Group

Share news, ideas and calls for help with other leaders across Bath.

Search for “Bath Division Leaders” on Facebook and request to join our private leaders’ group.

Activity Equipment

Bath Guide HQ has a variety of activity equipment for Bath leaders to borrow, including:

  • Badge Maker
  • Large and Small Parachutes
  • Chime Bars
  • Juggling Set
  • Four Foam Flyers
  • Dance Scarves
  • Eight Cheerleader Style Pom Poms
  • Residential Games and Activity Chest

Games Equipment

Bath Guide HQ has a variety of games equipment for Bath leaders to borrow, including:

  • Rhythmic Gymnastics Kit
  • Giant Bowling Set
  • Indoor Kurling Set
  • Giant Yellow Plastic Limbo Set
  • Rounders Sets (x2)
  • Giant Pop Up Target and Golf Set

IT Equipment

Bath Guide HQ has a variety of IT equipment for Bath leaders to borrow or use on site, including:

  • Data Projector
  • Laptop
  • Colour Inkjet Printer/Copier/Scanner
  • Casio Digital Camera
  • CD/Radio/Audio Player
  • Mobile Phones


Borrowing Division Resources

To borrow any Division resources, visit the Bath Depot Shop during opening hours or contact your District Commissioner to gain access to HQ.
Please Note:

  • All items should be signed out and signed back in again upon return.
  • If you are borrowing electronic equipment, please ensure it is fully charged and replace any batteries that are running low.
  • Any damages or problems with any of these resources should be reported to your District Commissioner.


If you have a news story, idea or opportunity you would like to share with the rest of the Division, please contact us.