A leader and a GB member from 1st Andover had their hair chopped off for a good cause.
Last month, Ahren Munckton, aged 8, pictured above, had her long hair cut so it could be sent to The Little Princess Trust, just as GB Leader Lesley Brewer did last year, pictured below.
The Little Princess Trust provides real hair wigs free of charge to children across the UK and Ireland that have sadly lost their own hair due to cancer treatment.
Ahren says ‘I wanted to do something for children to help them when they’ve lost their own hair. It will help them to feel better when they’re ill.’
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