I Am Guiding: Amanda Amaeshi

I Am Guiding: Amanda Amaeshi

Saturday 20th March 2021

Amanda Amaeshi, a 16-year-old Girlguiding Advocate and young leader in Fife, was nominated for the Glasgow Times ’


Melville Street Memories: Emma Wright

Melville Street Memories: Emma Wright

Monday 8th March 2021

Guide/Ranger leader and District Commissioner Emma Wright kicks off a new series of Melville Street blog...


Introducing Lead Marketing & Communications Volunteer Fiona Love

Introducing Lead Marketing & Communications Volunteer Fiona Love

Saturday 6th March 2021

Guide leader Fiona Love takes on the role of co-lead volunteer for the communications and marketing team, alongside Steph Mlot. Hello, Steph and I...


Introducing Lead Marketing & Communications Volunteer Steph Mlot

Introducing Lead Marketing & Communications Volunteer Steph Mlot

Saturday 6th March 2021

Guide leader Steph Mlot takes on the role of co-lead volunteer for the communications and marketing team, alongside Fiona Love. I joined Girlguiding in 2014,...


The Badge Fairy

The Badge Fairy

Tuesday 17th November 2020

Brownie Leader Lynda Letton, a.k.a.  The Badge Fairy , has received a Growing Guiding Award (and badge) in recognition of her efforts to make Guiding fun. Lynda, who...


Going Global whilst Staying Local

Going Global whilst Staying Local

Sunday 11th October 2020

Girlguiding Edinburgh\'s International Advisor, Alison McNab, tells us why Girlguiding is Going Global whilst Staying Local Back in March this year as coronavirus took hold across the...


Alison's Academy Adventure

Alison's Academy Adventure

Wednesday 27th November 2019

Guide Leader and Girlguiding Edinburgh International Advisor, Alison McNab, recently took part in The Academy - an international Guiding and Scouting training and networking initiative. Here...


Jennifer Hamilton

Jennifer Hamilton

Wednesday 30th October 2019

It is with great sadness we share the news that Jennifer Hamilton passed away after a short illness on Wednesday 23rd October. A valued member of the Girlguiding Edinburgh family she is...


Jinty Lonie

Jinty Lonie

Wednesday 23rd October 2019

Girlguiding Edinburgh were saddened to hear of the death of one of our leaders, Jinty Lonie With more than 50 years of dedicated service as a Guide Leader, Jinty went above and beyond...


Dash to Denmark!

Dash to Denmark!

Wednesday 27th February 2019

Last April Lorna and Sophie, two of our Young Leaders here at Girlguiding Edinburgh,  were selected to represent Girlguiding Scotland on an unforgettable trip to Scandinavia...


Going Dutch!

Going Dutch!

Wednesday 20th February 2019

Eilidh, a Young Leader with a guide unit in Colinton, headed to Holland last summer to take part in


Passage to India

Wednesday 13th February 2019

Emilia, a Young Leader with Brownie unit in south Edinburgh, was part of a Girlguiding Scotland group who visited Sangam in India during July 2018. Emilia shares her international...


Life in Lesotho

Life in Lesotho

Wednesday 6th February 2019

Abi, Young Leader with a Brownie unit in south Edinburgh, was part of a Girlguiding Scotland group who visited Lesotho in Africa during August 2018. Here Abi tells us about her amazing...


Why we love Girlguiding's new programme...

Why we love Girlguiding's new programme...

Sunday 23rd September 2018

In July 2018 Girlguiding launched a brand new programme - the biggest programme overhaul in it\'s 109-year history! Siobhan Liddle, Leader with 174th Edinburgh Rainbows and 170th...


Scottish Chief Commissioner's Award for Jinty

Scottish Chief Commissioner's Award for Jinty

Thursday 13th September 2018

We\'re delighted to share the news that Girlguiding Edinburgh leader, Jinty Lonie, has been awarded The Scottish Chief Commissioner’s Award for outstanding service to Scottish guiding. ...


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