Girlguiding is the leading charity for girls and young women in the UK. We build girls’ confidence and raise their aspirations. We give them the chance to discover their full potential and encourage them to be a powerful force for good. We give them a space to have fun.

17th Tonbridge
Scout & Guide Band
Based in Kent, members are aged 9 to 18 and play Cornets, Horns, Euphoniums, Clarinets, Saxophones, Flutes and Drums. Many join with no previous musical experience but within a very short time are performing at prestigious events all over the south east and further afield.

Trefoil Guild
The Trefoil Guild enables men and women aged 18 and over to maintain their links with Guiding and Scouting.

Girlguiding LaSER
Girlguiding London and South East Region (LaSER) is divided into 19 counties which cover Kent, Sussex, Surrey, Croydon, London and Middlesex.

Girlguiding Kent Weald County

Girlguiding Kent Weald County is part of Girlguiding, the largest voluntary organisation for girls and young women in the UK. We have units in Maidstone, Tonbridge and Tunbridge Wells and many of the smaller towns and villages in the surrounding area.

The World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts (WAGGGS) is the official umbrella organization for all 145 national Girl Guide and Girl Scout organizations in the world.

Pax Lodge
Pax Lodge is one of four World Centres of the World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts (WAGGGS). The centre is situated in Hampstead, North London, next door to the World Bureau, the International Headquarters of WAGGGS.

Rainbows is all about developing self-confidence, building friendships, learning new things and having fun. Girls get their hands dirty with arts and crafts, trying out cooking and playing games. Rainbows is all about learning by doing.

Through regular meetings, special events, day trips, sleepovers, camps and holidays, Brownies learn new hobbies, play music, explore other cultures and get adventurous outdoors. Girls can also extend their knowledge and abilities by working towards Brownie interest badges covering many different hobbies and activities from Science investigator to Circus skills.

Guides have the chance to get out there and do something really different. Members take part in a wide range of exciting activities at their regular meetings, and at special events or holidays. Girls can get involved in anything from adventure sports to performing arts, travel and taking part in community action projects.

The Senior Section
Members of The Senior Section can choose from a wide range of unique and exciting opportunities, including travel in the UK and around the world, volunteering with younger girls within Girlguiding as a Mentor or Leader, and working towards valuable qualifications.