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Several painted toilet rolls lined up on the floor. They are painted like mosters such as Frankenstein and pumpkins.
Guides

Halloween in Greenock 2021

Spooky shenanigans were to be had all across Renfrewshire last week in celebration of Hallowe’en, from pumpkin carving to ghoulish scavenger hunts!

A sign that says "South Newton", in the background is Lomas, (a large bungalow)
County

South Newton is Shining!

Over the past couple of months, volunteers across Renfrewshire have been hard at work at South Newton making it ready for the new season.

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County

We’re fundraising!

To facilitate more Covid safe fun we are raising money for an adventure play park at South Newton! 🤩

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County

The beginnings of South Newton

On this 50th Birthday of South Newton, we would like to tell you a little of the history of the South Newton and how it came to be in the possession of Girlguiding Renfrewshire.

Text on white bubble with tartan background: "I'm bored in the hoose, just want tae let loose..."
Brownies

“Lock Doon”

Lucy from the 23rd Greenock Brownies has been learning all about Roberts Burns whilst at school and wrote a piece about the hardship of lockdown in Scots to honour Robert Burns.

Selfie two women delivering gifts to doorstep
Leaders

Doorstep deliveries

Before planning for the future, we must thank the volunteers, that made up the last leadership team, for their outstanding contribution and commitment to the Division over the last 5 years.

Text: "...have fun and take a stance!"
Rangers

“…Have Fun and Take a Stance!”

As Rangers fully support and encourage women empowerment, it is always important for us to spread positivity and promote confidence among our diverse group of girls.

Leighanne as a Brownie and as a Leader
Leaders

New Leaders on the Block

Out-going Division Commissioner, Norma Ramsay, made surprise “Doorstep Visits” to two former 20th A Greenock Brownies to present their “Adult Leadership Qualification” certificates.