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Support for votes at 16 welcomed by Girlguiding Scotland

Girlguiding Scotland welcomes today’s news (Wednesday 20 May 2015) that the Scottish Parliament’s Devolution (Further Powers) Committee has given its support to the general principles of the Scottish Election Bill ...

Girls wowed by music stars at exclusive Glasgow gig for Guides

6,000 Girlguiding Scotland members took over the SECC on Saturday 9 May 2015 to watch some of Britain’s biggest music stars at the charity’s sell-out pop concert, Tartan Gig 2015. The ...

Glasgow teen urges young women to vote on 7 May

A Girlguiding Scotland member from Glasgow is championing the voice of girls as she prepares to vote for the very first time in a General Election. Isla Whateley, 18, is one ...

Forth Valley teen urges young women to vote on 7 May

A Girlguiding Scotland member from Forth Valley is championing the voice of girls as she prepares to vote for the very first time in a General Election. Hannah Brisbane, 18, is ...

Glasgow superstar runs London Marathon to ensure that all girls can benefit from guiding’s opportunities

A young Girlguiding Scotland volunteer from Uddingston ran the London Marathon on Sunday 26 April 2015, to help ensure that more girls than ever can benefit from the amazing opportunities ...

Drymen teen discusses women in politics with top campaigner

A young Girlguiding Scotland member from Drymen attended a meeting in London on Saturday 25 April 2015 to discuss women’s role in politics ahead of the general election. The meeting, chaired ...

Glasgow teen discusses women in politics with top campaigner

A young Girlguiding Scotland member from Glasgow attended a meeting in London on Saturday 25 April 2015 to discuss women’s role in politics ahead of the general election. The meeting, chaired ...

Local MSP Linda Fabiano tell East Kilbride Girlguiding members to reach for the stars

A group of young Girlguiding Scotland members got some advice from the top when local MSP Linda Fabiani came along to their meeting to talk to them about empowering young ...

Licensing Bill: listen to girls’ voices on display of harmful sexualised content – Girlguiding Scotland

Girlguiding Scotland is calling on politicians from all parties to listen to girls’ voices on stopping the display of harmful sexualised content in areas where children will see it, ahead ...

Girlguiding Scotland celebrates 70 years of guiding at Netherurd

Girlguiding Scotland celebrated 70 years of fun and adventure at their national training and activity centre, Netherurd, with a big bash yesterday (Sunday 19 April 2015). 200 guiding members and friends ...