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👋 Thanks to @wagggsworld us @girlguidingscot delegates are @cop26uk in Glasgow all week! We’ll be right at the centre of discussions about the #ClimateCrisis and will hear from global decision-makers. Stay tuned to our stories to see what we get up to!
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📢 Take the next step in your volunteering journey! 📢

Do you want to be part of the team that helps deliver great events and opportunities for members in 2022? We’d love to hear from you! For your chance to get involved tap the link in our bio and sign up today 💻
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📢 📢 📢 We’re on the lookout for our next group of Speak Out champions to help shape our future campaigns and advocacy work! If you're aged 14-25 and passionate about speaking out on issues which impact girl & young women, apply now over on our website. Search 'Speak Out' to get more info.
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#Girlguiding #GirlgudingScot #Guiding #Girls #SpeakOut #Advocacy #SpeakUp #ApplyNow

🌳🌳 We’re running some climate emergency training in partnership with Keep Scotland Beautiful, funded by The Scottish Government. This free online course is a great opportunity to gain a better understanding of the climate emergency and get the skills and tools you need to help young people turn their concerns about climate change into positive action. DM us if you're interested in taking part 👇
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#COP26 #Climate #ClimateEmergency #ClimateChange #Sustainability #Eco #Girlguiding #GirlguidingScot #Environment

🌍📢 To celebrate #COP26 kicking off in Glasgow today we’re launching our #GirlsSaveTheWorld competition! We want girls from all sections to come up with an invention that helps tackle climate change – from a robot that sucks up the rubbish in the ocean to a car that can run on carrot juice, let your imagination run wild.

♻️ Either draw your design on scrap paper or make a model using whatever’s lying around the house e.g. old rolled up newspapers and plastic bottles. There are prizes to be won so tap the link our bio to find out more and enter now👆
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#COP26 #GirlsSaveTheWorld #Girls #GirlguidingScot #Girlguiding #Sustainability #Inventors #Eco #ClimateChange #ClimateEmergency #Competition #Prizes

🚶🚶 🚶 This Scottish Women and Girls in Sport Week we asked some young members what they like to do to keep active. Ella from 17th East Kilbride Brownies & Guides loves going for a walk with her dog Loki and her sisters Katie & Abbie – what do you love doing? Let us know in the comments below!
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#SheCanSheWill #Girls #Active #ActiveScotland #ScottishWomenInSport #ScottishWomenAndGirlsInSportWeek #Girlguiding #GirlguidingScot #Walk #Walking

Did you know that volunteering is a great way to boost your mental wellbeing? You’ll have fun with new friends, help girls grow, explore and so much more!

Sign up today by visiting the link in our bio 👆
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🚲 🚲 🚲 This Scottish Women and Girls in Sport Week we caught up with some young members to find out what they like to do to keep active. Here, Libby from the 1st Kintore Guides shares how taking part in our Wander the World online celebrations event this month encouraged her to get on her bike and have fun!
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#SheCanSheWill #ScottishWomenAndGirlsInSportWeek #Girls #GirlguidingScot #Girlguiding #WanderTheWorld #Sustrans #Cycling #Bike #Bicycle

🛒 🛍️ *SHOP UPDATE* 🛒

Our shop in Edinburgh has reopened again (we're open Tuesday-Saturday, 10am-4pm) so stop bye and say hi if you can! You can still shop online with us whenever you need.
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🚲 🚶 ⚽ From making up your very own sport to hopping on your bike, here are 3 fun ways you can stay active with your girls this Scottish Women and Girls in Sport Week (just head to the news section of our website to find out more)!
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📢 Take the next step in your volunteering journey! 📢

Do you want to be part of the team that helps deliver great events and opportunities for members in 2022? We’d love to hear from you! For your chance to get involved head to the 'volunteer opportunities' section on our website and sign up today 💻
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🎃 👻 Get your hands on one of the brand new Girlguiding Scotland Halloween 2021 badges in time for the spooky season! Head to our online shop today.
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#GirlguidingScot #Girlguiding #Halloween #Spooky #Badge #OnlineShop #October

🙋 Not only is volunteering rewarding, it can even reduce stress and improve your mood! Sign up to join us today and help empower the next generation of girls!

Head to the link in our bio to find out more 👆
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#ExploreDiscoverVolunteer #Girlguiding #GirlguidingScot #Guiding #Volunteer #Volunteering #Volunteers #Opportunities #VolunteerScotland

📢 📢 📢 We’re on the lookout for our next group of Speak Out champions to help shape our future campaigns and advocacy work! If you're aged 14-25 and passionate about speaking out on issues which impact girl & young women, apply now over on our website. Search 'Speak Out' to get more info.
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#Girlguiding #GirlgudingScot #Guiding #Girls #SpeakOut #Advocacy #SpeakUp #ApplyNow

🛒 🛍️ *SHOP UPDATE* 🛒 🛍️

Our shop in Edinburgh will be closed for the mid-term break from 4pm this Friday, 15 October and will reopen at 10am on Tuesday 26 October. You can still shop online with us in the meantime!
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#Girlguiding #GirlguidingScot #GirlguidingScotland #Guiding #Shop #Shopping #OpeningHours #OnlineShop

***WE'RE HIRING***

We're on the lookout for an enthusiastic new Membership Development & Growth Administrator to join our team! If you're looking for a new challenge then we want to hear from you – find out more and apply by 5pm on 15 October over on our website!
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#Jobs #Careers #Opportunities #GoodMoves #Girlguiding #Girlguidingscot #Guiding #CharityJobs #hiringnow #newjob #recruitingnow #JobAlert #Scotland #Edinburgh

🌎🌍🌏 Don’t miss your chance to catch our #DayOfTheGirl Insta-story and hear from some of the official delegates we’re sending to #COP26 (thanks to @wagggsworld). They'll be right at the centre of discussions and will hear from global decision-makers.

P.S. Head to our highlight reel to find out more! 🤳
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#Girlguiding #GirlguidingScot #SpeakOut #Girls #COP26 #WAGGGS #IDG2021 #IDG21 #DayOfTheGirl

👋 A wee #WorldMentalHealthDay reminder… Our amazing team of peer educators are still delivering online Think Resilient sessions to Brownies, Guides & Rangers! This is a great way to help young members build mental resilience and feel good. Head to our website to find out more 💻

P.S. Check out this amazing poem 2nd West Kilbride Guide Isla wrote while taking part in one of the Think Resilient activities… ✍️
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#Girlguiding #GirlguidingScot #Guiding #Girls #MentalHealth #PeerEducation #WorldMentalHealthDay #WMHD21 #WMHD2021 #WMHD

🙋 Not only is volunteering rewarding, it can even reduce stress and improve your mood! Sign up to join us today and help empower the next generation of girls!

Head to the link in our bio to find out more 👆
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#ExploreDiscoverVolunteer #Girlguiding #GirlguidingScot #Guiding #Volunteer #Volunteering #Volunteers #Opportunities #VolunteerScotland

🎉 We had THEE best time on Saturday at our virtual #WanderTheWorld21 celebrations! A huge highlight was seeing all the amazing pictures of girls from across Scotland having fun doing the different activities.

💬 Let us know in the comments if you took part and check out some highlights from the day below…
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#WanderTheWorld #WTW21 #WTW2021 #WTW #WanderTheWorld21 #WanderTheWorld2021 #GirlguidingScot #Girlguiding #Online #Virtual #Event #Girls #Highlights

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