Action-packed Catterburn Chaos returns for another year

6th Clydebank Guides at Catterburn Chaos

Hundreds of Brownies and Girl Guides enjoyed trying new activities during an action-packed day of fun at Catterburn Chaos. The event, now in its third year, saw 24 units and… Continue reading Action-packed Catterburn Chaos returns for another year

Elspeth retires after an amazing 62 years’ service

Farewell gift: Provost Douglas McAllister and Elspeth Mitchell

Girlguiding in Clydebank has bid farewell to a legendary leader after a magnificent 62 years of volunteering. Elspeth Mitchell thought she was in for a quiet final night at Rainbows,… Continue reading Elspeth retires after an amazing 62 years’ service

Brownies take bike maintenance skills up a gear

The wheel deal: Addison, Lucia and Isabelle mastered the art of replacing a tyre

Bearsden Brownies had a wheely good time at a recent unit meeting, thanks to some special guests. Bike For Good was invited to host a workshop at Killermont Parish Church… Continue reading Brownies take bike maintenance skills up a gear

Navy get stuck in at Catterburn clean-up

Members of the Royal Navy swapped Helensburgh for heaving lifting when they took part in a charity’s clean-up day. The seven-strong team travelled from Faslane Naval Base to Girlguiding Dunbartonshire’s… Continue reading Navy get stuck in at Catterburn clean-up

Super Sarina awarded Miss E M Napier Cup

Miss EM Napier Cup

One of Girlguiding Dunbartonshire’s most deserving volunteers has been awarded with the Miss E M Napier Cup for her exceptional dedication to the county. Sarina Robertson, lead volunteer for adventure,… Continue reading Super Sarina awarded Miss E M Napier Cup

Daredevils step up for fundraising firewalk

Kath Fleming, Catherine Marsh, Sarina Robertson, Lesley Lawrie,

The mission to rebuild flood-hit Catterburn Brownie House is hotting up after a firewalk raked in more than £4,000. Six daredevils braved the scorching embers not once, but three times,… Continue reading Daredevils step up for fundraising firewalk

Generous firm delivers fundraising boost to Brownie House rebuild

1st Milngavie Brownies were delighted to learn about the donation

A fundraising drive to renovate the flood-hit Catterburn Brownie House – which has hosted Bearsden and Milngavie Girlguiding members for generations – has been given a boost. Milngavie couple Nataliya… Continue reading Generous firm delivers fundraising boost to Brownie House rebuild

Brownie leader’s burning ambition to raise Catterburn funds

Sarina Robertson with daughter Isabella

A Vale of Level Brownie leader is set to take on a sizzling challenge to raise vital funds for a worthy cause. Sarina Robertson, who lives in Dumbarton, will walk… Continue reading Brownie leader’s burning ambition to raise Catterburn funds

New Ranger unit to launch in Bearsden

A new Ranger Girlguiding unit is launching in Bearsden and is looking for girls aged 14 to 18 to join in the fun. Led by experienced Girlguider Heather Hamilton, the… Continue reading New Ranger unit to launch in Bearsden

Christmas treat for Girlguiding units

More than 180 Rainbows, Brownies, Girl Guides and Rangers were jumping for joy during a Christmas trip to Innoflate. The girls – from units in Clydebank and Old Kilpatrick –… Continue reading Christmas treat for Girlguiding units