Saturday, December 16, 2017 12:00:00 AM
Save the date - more details to follow
Friday, November 03, 2017 12:00:00 AM
A fun packed weekend open to all qualified Leaders and Leaders-in-Training from around the County. A chance attend some training sessions and take part in fun activities that you can take back to your units.
Why not come as an individual or a unit, District, Division team and enjoy the company of like-minded ladies.
The cost for the weekend will be £100 which includes all meals and spaces are limited (early booking advised)
Bring someone along has never been to a County weekend....
Saturday, September 30, 2017 9:30:00 AM
Come and learn bushcraft skills that you can pass on to your girls, help and support County events and camps and widen your knowledge.
Saturday - basic skills of bushcraft including using knives, axes and saws, lighting fires without matches and use of a Kelly Kettle. A packed lunch is required.
Sunday - intermediate bushcraft skill including using wood and charcoal for cooking and cooking a 3 course roast dinner.
Why not make a weekend of it and book a place in the Pods. An evening....
Saturday, September 16, 2017 12:00:00 AM
International Activity Day - NEW venue ***Thurnby Scout & Guide Headquarters*****
We are holding an international themed activity day for all Brownies and Rainbows in Leicestershire.
The girls will be able to try new and different international games and activities, while they travel around the world throughout the day.
Places are limited and bookings close on Friday 14th July 2017
Sunday, September 10, 2017 2:00:00 PM
Thank You Picnic - Come and enjoy the afternoon with friends from around the County.
Bring a camping chair and picnic. Why not share a gazebo with your District or Division.
Please click here to register
Thursday, August 17, 2017 12:00:00 AM
Full days in Paris and Disneyland Evening activities organised by PGL
We will travel by coach from Leicestershire on Thursday 17th August 2017. We shall spend Friday in Paris and all of Saturday in Disneyland. There are a number of activities at the Chateau that we can do in the evenings, including using the swimming pool.
Please download the booking form at the link below
Le Grand Voyage Booking Form
If you have any queries, please contact Seonaid McPhail at....
Saturday, July 22, 2017 12:26:00 AM
When I think back about my favourite memories from my Guiding experience so far, I think about Charnwood, county camps, trips to Topstones and days to Drayton Manor; but out of all the memories, my time within the Leicestershire Senior Section stand out most.
Once I finished being a Guide, I couldn't bare to leave! But at the age of 14, I was looking for other opportunities, something different to explore. I was approached by my local Ranger unit to join their meetings every Thursday....
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 11:15:00 PM
As the weather gets warmer and you make the most of being outside, why not try a campfire sing-a-long? Campfires and singing have been a long standing tradition not only in Leicestershire, but Guiding history.
Lots of units all over the county have spent their meetings this term visiting songs they haven't sung in a long time, or teaching the younger girls some of the classics from our 100 years history.
We've put together some favourites to try that fellow Leicestershire units have ....
Monday, July 17, 2017 12:00:00 PM
So it's that time of year again where we hang up our uniform, put down our Guiding bag for life and sit on the sofa for an extra night a week! BUT WAIT! We need to plan what we will get up to next term!
Have you thought about the Centenary Challenge?
There are many people from around the county taking part this term, and we have had some brilliant feedback already!
More information can be found....
Saturday, July 15, 2017 10:00:00 AM
Hello, my name is Georgie, I'm from Leicester in the UK, and I am a spring volunteer here at Our Chalet!
Over the last two months I must have said these words almost one hundred times, but I never get tired of saying them. That's because I am spending three months volunteering in the Swiss Alps - something I never thought I would get the chance to do! My role as an Our Chalet Assistant involves everything from leading hikes to cooking dinner for 50 people, and I’m loving every ....