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As the new term gets underway, here are a few notices from the Bath Guide Shop to help you manage your badges and resources for 2018, and take advantage of the shop loyalty scheme…
Bath Rainbow leader Alex Whitehead has been selected for a Girlguiding overseas development trip to Rwanda in 2018. Find out how you can help with her fundraising efforts…
Girlguiding’s safeguarding training is changing. Make sure you know what you need to do to make sure you are up to date…
Opportunities for you to get the most out of Girlguiding for yourself and the girls
Do you know a Guide or Senior Section member who could represent Somerset North on a South West Region International trip in 2019/20? If so, encourage them to go on the County INTOPS selection weekend in March.
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.
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…
Need inspiration? Browse our meeting plans and activity ideas
Somerset North County have launched a brand new outdoor challenge badge for all sections: Wheels, Water, Walk. Download your copy of the resource now.
Have a go at upcycling by turning an unwanted t-shirt into a personalised bag with this simple craft activity. Suitable for Brownies, Guides and Senior Section.
Do your girls have a sweet tooth? Armpit fudge may just be the perfect activity for your unit. Find out how with a little help from 31st Bath Guides.
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
North West District Commissioner
North East District Commissioner
South East District Commissioner
South West District Commissioner
Young Leader Advisor
Membership Growth Coordinator
Trefoil Guild Rep
Bath University Guides and Scouts (BUGS) Rep
Norland College 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.
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
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
Bath Guide HQ has a variety of IT equipment for Bath leaders to borrow or use on site, including:
- Data Projector
- 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.
- 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.