We're delighted to re-open bookings on our sailing dinghy, Somerspirit now that Sutton Bingham Sailing Club have updated their covid guidance. As general guidelines, all persons attending the Club are encouraged to wash or sanitise their hands frequently using the solutions provided, wear masks in confined spaces and avoid close personal contacts.Sutton Bingham Sailing Club, 29 July … Continue reading Sailing re-starts on Somerspirit
Unfortunately sailing with Somerspirit remains on hold until club restrictions are eased, and we assess the implications of the RYA's guidance. However we thought we'd bring you a round of up of news while we wait. Maintenance work at Sutton Bingham Ash and Paul have both been out at the club to check on our … Continue reading We’re getting ready to sail on Somerspirit … soon!
Saturday 6 February 2021, with sessions starting at 10:30am, 12noon and 1:30pm The Learning & Development team have put together a fantastic programme of training modules for leaders in this year's online training sessions. As well as a programme overview and showing how it works in practice, the team will deliver hints and tips for … Continue reading Training Day 2021
Saturday 23 January at 10:30am We'll be holding a 'virtual coffee morning', and will be welcoming leaders who are considering becoming a Leadership Qualification Mentor. This will be an informal chat, and a chance to air any issues that you may wish to discuss. We can catch up on any available updates from Girlguiding and … Continue reading Virtual Coffee Morning for Mentors
Our team have been busy delivering 'blended guiding' training to Somerset leaders. Missed them? Catch up here!
A challenge to reuse old pillowcases to make dresses for Africa.
Could your Brownie, Guide or Ranger design the next 'I've been sailing' badge for Somerspirit? Send in their entries by end March!
Have you sailed on Somerspirit? We've been sailing for 25 years in 2020! Here's the lowdown on the county's sailing dinghy, including details of our 'Plain Sailing' event for volunteers and our away day at Durleigh.
Anna McNuff, Girlguiding Ambassador and all round Adventurer, is taking a pit stop from her Barefoot Britain adventures to talk to the Guiding members in Somerset.
To make it easier to put the dates in your diary, we're bringing together details of all county events in a single calendar.