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Scottish Tartan Gig 2019

Do you want party with 10,000 other girls and see some of the biggest names in music take to the stage? Dig out your glow sticks and save the date because Tartan Gig is an unmissable experience you want to miss.

Under the Stars (Scottish)

Come along to Under the Stars at Netherurd and get ready for an astronomical adventure!

Guides and Rangers will sleep under the stars for one of the nights, stop by the planetarium, break out of the special escape room, dance the night away at our silent disco and so much more! We’ll also be lighting up the woodlands for a special edition night walk through the woodlands. This fully-catered events costs £95 per person so don’t miss out.

For More information Visit Girlguiding Scotland Website

Takeover day with the British Army (Scottish)

This is an excellent opportunity for Guides and Rangers to put their leadership and teamwork skills to the test. All the activities will be delivered by serving soldiers, most of them young women.

What to expect

At this one-day event the girls will be in groups of ten and the event will consist of five tasks which match the activities and requirements needed to gain the skills builder:

• Leader style guide – knowing different leadership styles
• Let’s celebrate – recognise leadership in self and others
• That’s not fair! – weigh up evidence and difficult decisions
• Pick your battles – prioritise things and make decisions
• Enter the mentor – find out what a mentor is and explore your goals

For more Information visit the Girguiding Scottish Website

INTOPS for girls

INTOPS will have a different format this year – an evening at Catterburn Thursday 30th May, 18:00 – 21:30.  Come along and find out about International Opportunities through Guiding in 2020 for those aged 14 – 19 years on 30th June 2020. Information being emailed out, if interested but you have not received the information, please contact Sheena:

Visit the International page for application form and invitation


BP Adventure Weekend Edinburgh (Scottish)

Who is it for?
Guides who have completed the first 10 clauses of their Baden Powell award. Only 3 girls per unit can come along.

Where is it?
This Adventure Weekend’s taking in Edinburgh and there will lots of exciting activities around the city centre throughout the weekend.

What is it?
The BP Adventure Weekend is a chance to celebrate everything girls have achieved in Guides so far and find out about future Girlguiding opportunities. They’ll make new friends from all over Scotland while trying new experiences and learning new skills.

For More Information Visit Scottish Website: