Join Girlguiding advocates, violence against women and girls (VAWG) experts, Maria Miller MP and Caroline Nokes MP to discuss what changes Girlguiding want to see in the upcoming Online Safety Bill. Taking place on Zoom on Wednesday 9 February from 10am – 10.45am, you can now register to join.
After very careful consideration of a number of options by the Executive committees of both Girlguiding Somerset and Girlguiding Somerset North over a number of months, the decision has been taken to sell the Somermead Lodge and Campsite in Wedmore.
Are you aged 14-25? Are you interested in making new friends, developing new skills and improving your confidence? We have two Peer Education opportunities: Basic Training Weekend (Friday 28 - Sunday 30 January 2022)Topic Training Day (for existing Peer Educators, Sunday 30 January 2022) Find out more and book online! If you've not yet discovered … Continue reading Peer Education opportunities
Are you aged 12-25? Do you play an orchestral or concert instrument to Grade 4 or above? Applications for the 2022 NSGSO and NSGCB course are now open for both the Symphony Orchestra and the Concert Band. The residential course is held in Stourbridge, West Midlands, with concerts held at prestigious venues in the Birmingham … Continue reading Applications are open for young musicians
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!
The new Girlguiding Inspire Somerset website is now live! Here, we'll keep you updated with activities and events. After a challenging year, they are looking forward to meeting members in person. The community, for women aged 18-30, is coordinated by Louisa Ahearn and Laura Diamond, who are contactable via the form on the webpage. This … Continue reading Inspire Website Launches!
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!