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East Yorkshire – Baden Powell Adventure – A Mystery …

What? East Yorkshire Baden Powell Adventure exploring Goodmanham and Market Weighton and some maintenance work at Paxwold.  A weekend of activities 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? 23-25 November 2018
Where? Paxwold, Goodmanham, YO43 3JA
Who for? Guides who are completing their BP Award and have completed at least 7 challenges.
How much? £35

 

Who is the weekend for?

This is an event being run by East Yorkshire County for Guides who are working on their BP Award and have completed at least 7 of their challenges.  Places are limited.  Open to girls from any County.

For further information and to apply

Please see this flyer East Yorkshire Baden Powell Adventure and apply direct to East Yorkshire County.

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

Northumberland – Baden Powell Adventure

What? Northumberland Baden Powell Adventure where you will be getting crafty and cooking up some tasty treats.  A weekend of activities 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? 16-18 November 2018
Where? Cheviot View, Kirknewton, NE71 6XG
Who for? Guides who are completing their BP Award and have completed at least 6 challenges.

 

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.  Places are limited.  Open to girls from any County.

For further information and to apply

Please contact Fran Hedley by email at franki_t@hotmail.co.uk for further details.

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

Lincolnshire North – Christmas Baden Powell Adventure – FULLY BOOKED!

 

What? Lincolnshire North Baden Powell Adventure based on the topic of Christmas.  A weekend of activities 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? 9-10 November 2018
Where? St Luke’s Country House, Gatehouse Road, Holton le Moor, Lincolnshire
Who for? Guides who are completing their BP Award and have completed at least 6 challenges.
How much? £35

 This event is now fully booked.  

There are others available please view the region calendar which is available here.

North Yorkshire North East – Baden Powell Adventure – Overnight Challenge Hike

What? North Yorkshire North East Baden Powell Adventure walking along part of the Cleveland Way completing challenges along the way before camping overnight then continuing your walk for a second day.   A weekend 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? 29-30 September 2018
Where? Start Osmotherley, finish Thirsk, North Yorkshire
Who for? Guides who are completing their BP Award and have completed at least 6 challenges.
How much? £35

 

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.  Places are limited and no more than 3 girls from any one unit can attend.  Open to girls from any County.

For further information and to apply

Please see this flyer NYNE BP Adventure – Overnight Challenge Hike and contact North Yorkshire North East direct to book and 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.

Durham South – Baden Powell Adventure – Wild Camping

What? Durham South Baden Powell Adventure working on an arts project as well as camping in a bell tent, cooking on wood fires, whittle your own tools and stalk and watch local wildlife.  A weekend of activities 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? 10-11 August 2018
Where? Birkheads Wild, Marley Hill, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE16 5EL
Who for? Guides who are completing their BP Award and have completed at least 6 challenges.
How much? £40

 

Who is the weekend for?

This is an event being run by Durham South County for Guides who are working on their BP Award and have completed at least 6 of their challenges.  Places are limited.  Open to girls from any County.

For further information and to apply

Please see this flyer Durham South Baden Powell Adventure August 2018 and apply direct to Durham South County.

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

North Tyneside – BP Archery Adventure

What? North Tyneside Baden Powell Adventure with archery, outdoor games, outdoor cooking, fire lighting, campfire and BP celebrations.   A weekend of activities 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? 7-8 July 2018
Where? Cheviot View Campsite, Kirknewton, Wooler, Northumberland, NE71 6XG
Who for? Guides who are completing their BP Award and have completed at least 6 challenges.
How much? £25

 

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.  Places are limited.  Open to girls from any County.

For further information and to apply

Please see this flyer North Tyneside BP Archery Adventure  and apply direct to North Tyneside County.

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

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.

Sheffield – A Team Baden Powell Adventure – 15-17 June 2018

What? Girlguiding Sheffield Team Baden Powell Adventure.  A weekend packed with fun and adventure 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? 15-17 June 2018
Where? Kingswood/Peak Venture Activity Centre, Penistone
Who for? Guides who are completing their BP Award and have completed at least 7 challenges.
How much? £79

 

Who is the weekend for?

This is an event being run by Sheffield County for Guides who are working on their BP Award and have completed at least 7 of their challenges.  Places are limited.  Open to girls from any County.  To ensure a mix of units this adventure is limited to no more than 4 girls from the same unit, but may be flexible depending on take up of places.

For further information and to apply

Please email the organiser kerri@inmyattic.f9.co.uk for further details or complete the application form GG Sheffield BP Adventure – 15-17 June 2018.

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

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.

 

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.