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Our special centenary picnic for Girlguiding members from all sections. If you can't travel to Foxlease, why not join the celebrations at our other activity centres around the country?
17 September 2022 Free event Blackland FarmFoxleaseGlenbrookWaddow Hall

Join with members around the world in a picnic to celebrate Foxlease’s 100th birthday.

Come and join the mass picnic in the beautiful grounds of Foxlease, explore the wonderful countryside at our other activity centres at Blackland Farm, Glenbrook or Waddow Hall – or hold your own picnic wherever you are.

Why not picnic in an unusual place, in a huge group, with your unit or with your friends and family?

If you’re another activity centre and would like to host your own picnic to help celebrate 100 years of Foxlease, please email foxlease100@girlguiding.org.uk for more information. We’d love to hear from you!

Key information

  • Open to all sections
  • Saturday 17 September 2022, 11am – 5pm
  • Food and refreshments available to purchase
  • Adventurous activities at an additional cost
  • House tours available
  • Shop visit included

Can I volunteer at this event?

Of course! Without volunteers we wouldn’t be able to make this fantastic event happen. No experience is necessary – just enthusiasm and a can-do attitude. If you’re interested in volunteering for this event or any of the Foxlease Centenary events in 2022, email foxlease100@girlguiding.org.uk to register your interest.

Centre information

Foxlease

Foxlease has everything from a beautiful Georgian manor house to high-adrenaline activities.

Blackland Farm

Visit Blackland Farm for an adventure in the glorious Sussex countryside.

Glenbrook

The ideal place to get away from it all in the picturesque Peak District

Waddow Hall

Waddow Hall is a 17th-century manor house set in 180 acres of beautiful parkland overlooking the River Ribble.