History- 1911It was a group of girls who first planted the idea of Girl Guiding in the mind of founder, Robert Baden-Powell,  in 1909, when they demanded a place for girls at the Crystal Palace Boy Scout Rally. Read more about the history of Girl Guiding and Girl Scouting.Content  

Centenary 2011 t-shirt design
2011 is our second centenary year   

Download the Centenary flier here and Centenary day 2011 Newsletter here .


Centenary activity celebration pack 2011

The 2011 centenary activity pack is now available to download and will help you take part in activities under the new theme ‘Grow’. 
Add your own activities to our centenary celebration activities page 

2011 Centenary celebration posters - Grow

Download the new ‘Grow’ 2011 celebration posters and let everybody know about the celebrations!


Centenary merchandise scarfWe have new centenary merchandise available! Visit our online shop to purchase a centenary postcard set or the long sleeved polo shirt! Also coming soon: centenary teddy bear, centenary stickers and centenary button badges. Watch this space!

Centenary celebrations- BelarusTell us how you will personally celebrated 10 April 2011. 
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