Westminster Thank You for Exceptional Volunteers

Westminster Thank You for Exceptional Volunteers

Monday 14th November 2016

Carol Morwood, Girlguiding Edinburgh Volunteer, recently attended the annual Guiding and Scouting Service of Celebration and Thanksgiving at Westminster Abbey. ...


Welcome to Edinburgh!

Welcome to Edinburgh!

Tuesday 11th October 2016

When you move to a new city guiding is a great way to meet people and get involved in your community. I know this because I encouraged my mum to join Girlguiding Edinburgh when she moved...


Edinburgh's Epic Unicorn Hunt

Edinburgh's Epic Unicorn Hunt

Sunday 28th August 2016

During the summer holidays, 17 intrepid explorers from The Senior Section, descended upon Edinburgh City Centre to discover unicorns hidden across the city in Edinburgh’s Epic Unicorn...


Hidden Edinburgh Challenge Badge

Hidden Edinburgh Challenge Badge

Monday 25th July 2016

The Hidden Edinburgh Challenge Badge is here! Looking for something to do with your unit next term? Planning a visit to Edinburgh? Or maybe your unit just likes unicorns? Then this...


Edinburgh's Epic Unicorn Hunt

Edinburgh's Epic Unicorn Hunt

Friday 15th July 2016

Join other members of The Senior Section to unit across Edinburgh for unicorns!  We know it sounds crazy but they exist, they really do!  Teams from across the city will take part in...


Ranger Guide Memory - Singing at Wembley!

Ranger Guide Memory - Singing at Wembley!

Tuesday 12th April 2016

In 1970, when I was 17 and a Ranger Guide, the Girl Guide Association was celebrating its Diamond Jubilee. One part of the national celebrations was the Diamond Jubilee Celebration Spectacular...


My Senior Section Story by Rosy Burgess

My Senior Section Story by Rosy Burgess

Thursday 7th April 2016

I joined the Senior Section when I was 16, and I knew straight away that I was going to love it! One of my favourite Senior Section memories is the day I made my promise as a...


Bethany Big Sleep Out

Bethany Big Sleep Out

Sunday 13th March 2016

There are 73,000 homeless people in Scotland. That’s why Girlguiding Edinburgh and South East Scotland Scouts teamed up with


Getting my 'Going Away With' License!

Tuesday 8th March 2016

As a Guide I LOVED going to camp: staying up late whispering and eating contraband sweets; waking up with a cold nose toasty warm in my sleeping bag; and sitting round the fire toasting...


Celebrating Thinking Day

Celebrating Thinking Day

Monday 29th February 2016

On Saturday 20th February Colinton District Rainbows, Brownies, Guide and Senior Section held a campfire evening at Bonaly Scout Camp to celebrate Thinking Day...


Fairmilehead Senior Section celebrate 1st Birthday!

Fairmilehead Senior Section celebrate 1st Birthday!

Sunday 21st February 2016

In the summer of 2014 I met Rosy. Like-minded, passionate about Girlguiding, and full of enthusiasm for Senior Section. After a good chat (and demand from the district!), there was no doubt in...


Sleeping with the Fish!

Sleeping with the Fish!

Monday 11th January 2016

As told by Jennifer Hunter and Rachel Hagart from 198B Edinburgh Guides \"We went to Deep Sea World for a sleepover with our district. The event was for fun and an experience we would...


Pentland Rangers Go Hunting For Vikings!

Pentland Rangers Go Hunting For Vikings!

Monday 21st December 2015

On Saturday 12 December Pentland Rangers kicked off their Senior Section Spectacular celebrations with a day trip to York. Not deterred by the pouring rain, our cancelled train or the...


Brownies Scrub Up For Science

Brownies Scrub Up For Science

Tuesday 8th December 2015

40th Bruntsfield Brownies scrubbed up to earn their Science Investigator badge with the help of  Nurse Jenny Gammon. Jenny is a scrub nurse/operating theatre nurse in paediatrics and...


193B Edinburgh Brownies Help Save Lions!

193B Edinburgh Brownies Help Save Lions!

Saturday 28th November 2015


Colinton Guides Take on a Year in a Weekend

Colinton Guides Take on a Year in a Weekend

Saturday 28th November 2015