PGL Holiday

Over half term, I spent a couple of days with the Guides at PGL.  For those who don’t know it, PGL is a chain of activity centres – climbing, archery, raft building, that sort of thing. This time, we took part in eight activities: giant swing, trapeze, zip wire, survival, crate stacking, fencing, climbing and aeroball. Here’s a random selection of photos for your enjoyment! … Continue reading PGL Holiday

Brownie Holiday at Easter

The three Brownie units in my area often go on holiday together, and this Easter was no exception. We had an indoor holiday – on an Easter theme, of course.  Mostly we were working on the Spring “Rik Bear” challenge.  Aren’t they cute? The 24 Brownies we took all had a wonderful time, and considering the number who were on their first night away with … Continue reading Brownie Holiday at Easter

Summer Camp 2015: Tentless Adventures

In the last post, I alluded to the fact that we stole our Guides tents. The joint part of the joint Brownie and Guide camp finished on Saturday morning, and we said goodbye to the Brownies just before lunchtime.  We took down as many tents as we could – and sent most of them home with Brownie parents to save on space in the Leader’s … Continue reading Summer Camp 2015: Tentless Adventures