GB Leader Julie Kemp, at 1st Bedworth, has knitted Gabby and Barney mascots for their 4 to 8s.
The knitted pair were initially used in the Dig Deep! section of the evening but now they join in with the whole evening and all the n:vestigate girls love to play with them.
Kerris, pictured, is often seen with them on a GB night; and one of the first questions she usually asks is if Gabby and Barney can come and play.
On Wednesday, Girlguiding released its annual Girls’ Attitudes survey. The biggest survey of its kind in the UK, it asked the opinions of just under 2,000 girls and young women aged 7 to 21 (not just members of Girlguiding). As it gives us an insight about how girls feel about a range of issues, emerging pressures and what they need to support their happiness, wellbeing and opportunities in life, it’s important that we listen to their voices.
Leaders from 1st Yorkshire GB District recently enjoyed a retreat day in Bakewell, led by GBM’s Discipleship Co-ordinator Charlotte Hendy.
In January 2017 a group of members from the West London Gym team decided to form the West London Youth Network (WLYN) to enable the older members of GB and Boys’ Brigade (BB) to remain both involved and engaged despite moving on to university or work.Read more