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Larbert Girlguiding Scotland superstar receives award from top equality campaigner

A young Larbert Girlguiding Scotland member joined a group of Girlguiding gamechangers to celebrate achieving Girlguiding’s highest award, the Queen’s Guide Award, on Monday 13 April 2015 with No More ...

Extend votes to 16 in Scotland – Girlguiding Scotland

Girlguiding Scotland is today (Wednesday 15 April) backing Youthlink Scotland’s call to lower the voting age to 16. The call is included in Youthlink Scotland’s Westminster Manifesto, launched in Glasgow today ...

Girlguiding Tweed Valley enjoy exciting night of science

124 Guides and Senior Section members, along with 23 volunteers, from Tweed Valley got hands on with science at the Glasgow Science Centre on 20 – 21 March. Girlguiding Scotland members, ...

Young Dollar woman takes on new role speaking out for Girlguiding Scotland members

A young Girlguiding Scotland member from Blairingone in Clackmannanshire, has taken on a new role representing the views of Girlguiding members from across Scotland. Emma Rattray, 16, a Young Leader at ...

East Kilbride Girlguiding Scotland members tell local MP that ‘Girls Matter’

A group of young Girlguiding Scotland members from Westwood, East Kilbride, met local MP Michael McCann to tell him about the issues facing girls and young women at their meeting ...

We must challenge stereotypes so girls aim high in science – Girlguiding Scotland

Scotland’s top guider is today (Friday 13 March 2015) calling for girls to challenge stereotypes around careers in science and aim for the top, ahead of Science and Engineering Week ...

Young Aberdeenshire woman takes Girlguiding voting campaign to Westminster

A young Girlguiding Scotland member from Aberdeenshire is urging all girls eligible to vote in this year’s General Election to make their voices heard – after taking her calls for ...

First Minister tells Brownies to aim high

A group of Brownies got some advice from the top when Scotland’s First Minister Nicola Sturgeon popped in to her former Unit to urge them to aim high. Ms Sturgeon joined ...

MSPs must commit to gender equality on International Women’s Day – Girlguiding Scotland

Girlguiding Scotland is calling on MSPs to back guiding’s campaign for gender equality this International Women’s Day (Sunday 8 March 2015) – and push for girls’ rights to be a ...

Eating Disorder Awareness Week – Girlguiding Scotland helps girls bust beauty myth

Girlguiding Scotland is calling for more action to help girls and young women develop body confidence, ahead of Eating Disorder Awareness Week (Monday 23 February – Sunday 1 March 2015). The ...