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BP Adventure 2018 – Moor Adventure

What? Baden Powell Moor Adventure
When? Friday 29 June – Sunday 1 July 2018
Where? Wynches Campsite, Moor Lane, Burley Woodhead, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 7SW
Who for? Guides who are completing their BP Award
How much? £70 excluding transport

 

Who is the weekend for?

This is for Guides who are working on their BP Award and have completed at least 6 of their challenges. It will be a celebration of their achievements and an opportunity to share their experiences with other Guides whilst having fun and learning what else guiding has to offer them.

Girls will need to arrive at Wynches Campsite, Moor Lane, Burley Woodhead, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 7SW on Friday 29 June at 7.00 pm and be collected Sunday 1 July at 2.00 pm.  We cannot accept any girls arriving on Saturday morning due to the programme arranged. No exceptions will be made in this respect. Supper will be provided on Friday night but not a full meal.

 We will spend Saturday on Ilkley Moor climbing, exploring, scrambling, crossing streams and walking with qualified instructors. There may be opportunities for camp fire cooking and grass sledging at the camp site along with other activities to complete the adventure requirements

We will be camping for this weekend and girls will need to be able to provide tents between them, ideally 4-person tents. Please indicate on your booking form if your Guide unit is able to provide one.

No more than four girls from the same unit will be accepted for the weekend and girls who do know each other will be split up for camping to enable them to make new friends and learn from others experiences.

How to apply

Bookings will be taken on our website, through our online booking form below. In booking onto this event you accept the Booking terms and conditions for BP Moor Adventure.

You can pay by card, bank transfer or cheque, just select the option at check out.

No bookings will be taken after 15 May 2018.

If you are unable to make this BP weekend there are others available please view the region calendar which is available here.

If you have any questions regarding this event please contact the Region office by emailing info@girlguidingnortheast.org.uk. Alternatively, give us a call on 01904 676076.

BP Adventure 2018 – Steaming Ahead

What? Baden Powell Steaming Ahead Adventure
When? Friday 11 – Sunday 13 May 2018
Where? Holme House, Esk Valley, Grosmont, North Yorkshire, YO22 5BG
Who for? Guides who are completing their BP Award
How much? £65 excluding transport

 

 

Who is the weekend for?

 

This is for Guides who are working on their BP Award and have completed at least 6 of their challenges. It will be a celebration of their achievements and an opportunity to share their experiences with other Guides whilst having fun and learning what else guiding has to offer them.

 

Girls will need to arrive at Holme House, Esk Valley, Grosmont, North Yorkshire, YO22 5BG on Friday 11 May at 7.00 pm and be collected on Sunday 13 May at 3.30 pm.  We cannot accept any girls arriving on Saturday morning due to the programme arranged.  No exceptions will be made in this respect.  Supper will be provided on Friday night but not a full meal.

 

We will spend Saturday working in the engine sheds of the North Yorkshire Moors Railway at Grosmont Station. Hopefully this will include cleaning a steam engine, although this is dependent on availability on the day, as will a footplate experience.  Other projects will also be undertaken.  On Sunday there will be a train trip into Whitby where the girls will be allowed free time in small groups before returning to Grosmont.

 

It will be essential for the girls to bring leather/sturdy walking boots (these may get oily) in order to be allowed to work in the engine sheds and yard. Soft trainers are unsuitable and will not be allowed.  Protective suits, hi-vis vests and rubberised gloves will be provided and we will have to adhere to NYMR safety regulations in order to take part.  More information about clothing requirements will be sent after bookings have closed.

 

No more than four girls from the same unit will be accepted for the weekend and girls who do know each other are likely to be split up during the weekend to enable them to make new friends and learn from others experiences.

 

How to apply

 

Bookings will be taken on our website, through our online booking form. In booking onto this event you accept the Booking Terms & Conditions for BP Steaming Ahead Adventure.

 

You can pay by card, bank transfer or cheque, just select the option at check out.

No bookings will be taken after 31 March 2018.

 

If you are unable to make this BP weekend there are others available please view the region calendar which is available here.

 

If you have any questions regarding this event please contact the Region office by emailing info@girlguidingnortheast.org.uk. Alternatively, give us a call on 01904 676076.

 

Northumberland – Baking & Craft Baden Powell Adventure

 

What? Northumberland Baking & Craft Baden Powell Adventure. A weekend of baking sweet treats and creative crafting whilst celebrating the girls’  achievements and giving them an opportunity to share their experiences with other Guides whilst having fun and learning what else guiding has to offer them.
When? 2-4 March 2018
Where? Pasture House, Whittonstall, DH8 9JS
Who for? Guides who are completing their BP Award and have completed at least 6 challenges.
How much? Please contact the organiser

 

Who is the weekend for?

This is an event being run by Northumberland County for Guides who are working on their BP Award and have completed at least 6 of their challenges.

For further information and to apply

Please email the organiser Fran Hedley for further details franki_t@hotmail.co.uk.

If you are unable to make this BP weekend there are others available please view the region calendar which is available here.

North Tyneside – Snow Sports Sleepover Baden Powell Adventure

 

What? North Tyneside Snow Sports Sleepover Baden Powell Adventure.   Includes Baden Powell activities on the Friday evening, trip to the ski slope on the Saturday for a ski lesson and a snowboard lesson.  Part of the weekend could involve contributions towards a snow sports vlog for Girlguiding UK to promote snow sporting activities in Girlguiding.
When? 12-13 January 2018
Where? Drop off Friday evening at Trefoil House, North Shields, Tyne and Wear.  Collection Saturday evening from Silksworth Dry Ski Slope, Sunderland.
Who for? Guides who are completing their BP Award and have completed at least 6 challenges.
How much? £60

 

Who is the weekend for?

This is an event being run by North Tyneside County for Guides who are working on their BP Award and have completed at least 6 of their challenges. It will be a celebration of their achievements and an opportunity to share their experiences with other Guides whilst having fun and learning what else guiding has to offer them.  No snow sports experience necessary, the lessons will be designed for beginners.  If you do have snow sports experience and would still like to attend please advise when booking.

For further information and to apply

Please call the organiser Lauren Roberts on 07727 193665 for further details.

If you are unable to make this BP weekend there are others available please view the region calendar which is available here.

North Yorkshire North East – Baden Powell Adventure

 

What? North Yorkshire North East ‘Winter Wonderland’ Baden Powell Adventure.  Includes ice skating at York’s Ice Factor, free time at York Designer Outlet, crafts and information about The Senior Section.
When? 9 -10 December 2017
Where? Sand Hutton & Claxton Village Hall, York, YO62 8GL
Who for? Guides who are completing their BP Award
How much? £25 plus spending money to buy lunch at York Designer Outlet on the Sunday

 

Who is the weekend for?

This is an event being run by North Yorkshire North East County for Guides who are working on their BP Award and have completed at least 6 of their challenges. It will be a celebration of their achievements and an opportunity to share their experiences with other Guides whilst having fun and learning what else guiding has to offer them.

 

For further information and to apply

Please email the organisers on helenkeane88@gmail.com by 24 November for further details.

If you are unable to make this BP weekend there are others available please view the region calendar which is available here.