DIVISION NEWS

The latest news, opportunities and ideas for volunteers in Bath Division

Division News

The latest news, opportunities and ideas for volunteers in Bath Division

There are so many exciting things going on in our Division and beyond…

If you have a news item or opportunity that you would like to share with volunteers across Bath, please email info@girlguidingbath.org.uk

Help us to fundraise with BBC Children in Need

Help us to fundraise with BBC Children in Need

We wanted to share the details about our joint fundraising campaign with this year's BBC Children in Need appeal and how we can all take part to raise much needed funds. We can honestly say the appeal won’t succeed without your help! Taking part is totally optional,...

Recognising achievements

Recognising achievements

Do you know someone in Guiding who goes the extra mile? Why not nominate them for a county or region award to recognise their hard work? Please make any nominations for county awards by 1st October so that they can be presented at our thanks event in November....

Air and share 13th September

Air and share 13th September

Our next division air and share will be in everyone’s favourite topic…. Finance! Please save the date for this online catch up. We’ll aim to cover budgeting, accounts and gift aid. Come along if you have something clever to share or burning questions to ask, or if you...

Have you budgeted for subscriptions 2023?

Have you budgeted for subscriptions 2023?

We now know that the subscription for 2023 will be £38.50 per member plus any small amount added by districts or division. Our county, Somerset North, have decided not to charge anything this year and will provide a refund of £3.50 per member to offset some of the...

Bath half marathon

Bath half marathon

Could you co-ordinate our girls and volunteers at Bath Half marathon? Girlguiding Bath have been helping with the Bath Half Marathon for a number of years. We have previously been at a water station, filling cups and handing them out to runners, and at the finish,...

Children in need and Remembrance Day badges – preorder now

Children in need and Remembrance Day badges – preorder now

Two new badges (children in need and Remembrance Day) are now available for pre-order. Please email the shop by Wednesday 24th August and we’ll make sure they are in stock for you. Girlguiding are partnering with Pudsey, raising much needed money for BBC Children in...

Bath and West show

Bath and West show

The next Bath and West show will be 1-3 June 2023. We’ll be looking for Guides, Rangers and Young Leaders aged 12 and over, plus adult volunteers to be part of the messenger service during the show. Girls who have taken part before have had a great time helping out...

New dates for safe space level 3

New dates for safe space level 3

New course dates for safe space level 3 have been announced on the region website. The sessions are online so can be done while having a cuppa on the sofa! At least one leader per unit (leader, assistant leader, leader in training) must have completed level 3, and...

Thanks and recognition event – save the date

Thanks and recognition event – save the date

As previously announced, our annual thanks and recognition event will be held on the afternoon of Sunday 6th November. Planning for the event is underway. If you could spare a small amount of time to be part of the organising committee please contact Laura...

Challenge your girls to get writing!

Challenge your girls to get writing!

There have been camps, activity days and lots of fantastic unit activities the Division. We’d love it if you could encourage your girls to write an article for the website/social media about something they’ve enjoyed doing with their unit. Email them in and the best...

Thanks and recognition event – save the date

Thanks and recognition event – save the date

We’re pleased to announce that our annual thanks and recognition event will be held on the afternoon of Sunday 6th November. Similar to my previous years this will be a lovely opportunity to get together, eat lots of cake and recognise the contributions of volunteers...

Get writing and win a prize!

Get writing and win a prize!

We’re hearing lots about the exciting activities that have been going on across Girlguiding Bath. We’d love it if you could encourage your girls to write an article for the website/social media about something they’ve enjoyed doing with their unit. Email them in and...