Guides chief in epic tour to mark Queen’s Diamond Jubilee

THE LEADER of Girl Guides in the Dispatch district and the rest of Nottinghamshire has completed a whistle-stop tour of celebrations to mark the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee.

Last weekend, Girlguiding Nottinghamshire county commissioner KATE ROYSE visited eight special events, attended by a total of more than 4,600 Rainbows, Brownies and Guides.

Included in the epic two-day tour was a camp in Calverton, attended by more than 600 girls and leaders, including several from the Newstead division. There was also an activity afternoon at Southglade Leisure Centre, Bestwood Estate, which was open to members from Bulwell.