An invitation to all Girlguiding members aged 13-18
Please can you circulate to all Girlguiding members aged 13-18 as we have a
few remaining beds for our event being organised by Girlguiding London over
the Border county, so we are opening it up to members further afield.
Girlguiding The Senior Section is 100 years old this year and we would like
you to join us to celebrate.
- You're invited to a fun weekend at Gilwell Park on 18-20 March 2016 to
discover more about the Senior Section and work towards activities for your
Look Wider scheme.
- For those looking for a BP Adventure - this event counts - but if
you're a Ranger or Young Leader looking for a weekend break with fun,
challenging and interesting activities then get in touch to reserve your
- Find out what's next for you in Guiding, make a plan for your Look
Wider programme and work towards the Chief Guide's Challenge and your
- Come alone or with other members of your unit. You don't need to bring
Staying in the centrally heated Peter Harrison Lodge, you will have a bunk
bed in rooms of 2-6 with ensuite toilets and showers. Activities currently
on offer are Hot Tubs, Power Kites, 4x4 vehicles, Segway Safari, Self
Defence, Cooking, Lip Sync Battle and more.
Gilwell Park Activity Centre, situated on the London-Essex border on the
edge of Epping Forest, offers 108 acres of beautiful woodland, amazing
activities, lodges and camping. Less than 25 minutes by train from central
London* and just 8 minutes' drive from junction 26 on the M25, the location
of Gilwell Park means that the great outdoors, and a great adventure, is
within easy reach of the capital and beyond.
For Essex West members you will be travelling against the commuter traffic
so you are looking at under an hour from Saffron Waldon, under 45 mins from
Basildon, 30 mins from Harlow & Brentwood and 25 minutes from Romford.
** London Liverpool Street to Chingford Station. Lifts can be arranged if
booked in advance.*
Essex Counties' members have an extension for applications: Sunday 14th
*Apply online and pay online *
You can send your forms and cheques (payable to London over the Border
Guides) to LoWi100, 7 King George Way, Gilwell Hill, London E4 7FN
*or* pay via Bank Transfer Â£75 to 40-07-18 a/c 21308130 giving your name
as the reference
If you do pay in advance, please also send us an email to tell us you have
sent a bank transfer otherwise we won't know until the next bank statement
Any questions call 07774 465 000
*The Look Wider... Celebrate 100! Leadership Team*