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We offer adventure, challenge, friendship & fun to girls, young women & adults across South Cumbria!

What’s New?

County Camp 2024

County Camp

28-30 June 2024

Girlguiding Cumbria South county will be celebrating its 50th anniversary next year. As part of the celebrations we will be holding a special event at Muncaster Castle, the weekend of 28 – 30 June.



Sunday 19th Nov

We also have Celebrate! (formerly know as Aspire), our annual event where we recognise and celebrate the achievements of our young memberson Sunday 19 November, at Queen Katherine School Kendal.

Wish Screening

Wish Cinema Screening

9th & 10th Dec

We have organised screenings of the new Disney film ‘Wish’ at the Roxy Cinema, Ulverston on 9 & 10 December and the Royalty Cinema, Bowness on 10 December.

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Mental Health Badge

Twinkle for Heather

The ‘Twinkle for Heather’ challenge badge has been developed in memory of Heather Porter. Heather’s leader name was ‘Twinkle’. Click Here for the Badge

Our Sections

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4 -7 Years

Rainbows is all about developing self-confidence, building friendships, learning new things and having fun. Girls get their hands dirty, do arts and crafts, try different sports, & play games with friends.

More about Rainbows

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7-10 Years

Brownies plan their own adventures and learn new skills with their friends. They play games, go on outings, enjoy pack holidays, support their community and explore the world around them.

More about Brownies

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10-14 Years

Guides challenge themselves to be their best. They can try a range of outdoor activities, learn about the world around them and have international adventures. Guides make friendships that last a lifetime!

More about Guides

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14-18 Years

Rangers can travel the world, develop leadership skills & boost their CV’s. Rangers meet regularly, do fun activities & get recognised for their achievements with badges & awards.

More about Rangers

Young Leaders

14-18 Years

The Young Leader qualification (YLQ) is designed to help you take an active, positive part in running a Rainbow, Brownie or Guide unit. It is open to anyone in guiding aged 14 to 18.

More about Young Leaders


18-30 Years

Inspire is our fun & flexiable community for women aged 18 to 30. Be part of our community of young women having adventures, gaining skills and making memories to last a lifetime.

More about Inspire

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Adult Volunteers

Find your place in our team of inspirational women, sharing their skills & passions with local girls. All while benefiting from the amazing opportunities guiding has to offer.

More about Volunteering

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Trefoil Guild

18+ Years

In Trefoil Guild, members make new friends, travel, explore, serve their communities and help Guiding thrive across the UK. It is a wonderful opportunity to meet like-minded people.

More about Trefoil Guild

Volunteer with us

Try new things, develop your skills and be a role model to girls and young women. Whether you can give a little or a lot, you can help us make guiding happen.

Leader Resources

We have collated a collection of resources created by and/or for Girlguiding Cumbria South.

What’s On

We offer exciting activities, events & training opportunities for our members

Latest News

Questionnaire for Girlguiding Cumbria South

Questionnaire for Girlguiding Cumbria South

Girlguiding Cumbria South County weekend questionnaire After the success of this year’s county weekend at Waddow we are now in the process of planning for 2023. We have provisionally booked the weekend of the 8 – 10th September but, before we commit ourselves...

Operation Curlew – Calling for Volunteers

Operation Curlew – Calling for Volunteers

We are so excited about having a whole year to celebrate the Curlew and get all of our members, young and old, involved in some way! To make this happen we need volunteers to get involved with Operation Curlew and make it happen – and make it amazing!

Volunteer for us

Could you give your time to make an impact on the lives of girls and young women across South Cumbria?