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Girls of all sections can join in the centenary celebrations with a weekend of fun at Foxlease.
18 - 20 February 2022 £115 - full weekend, £69 overnight option for Rainbows, £25 day only (Sunday) Foxlease

Join us at Foxlease, the first international Guiding centre, to celebrate World Thinking Day and launch our centenary year in style! Explore the beautiful grounds of Foxlease and discover why people have loved visiting for 100 years.

  • Become a planet protector by completing the WAGGGS (World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts) Thinking Day challenge pack, which has an environmental theme for 2022.
  • Enjoy a special 100th birthday party to launch Foxlease’s centenary year.
  • Connect with members around the country and further afield with our World Thinking Day link ups.
  • Have an adventure on a fully-catered indoor residential weekend. The event will also give you a chance to take part in some of our onsite adventurous activities.

What’s included

  • Accommodation (if choosing the residential option) in the Main House, Princess Margaret Lodge and the Coach House upstairs (all bedding and linen provided)
  • Fully catered (from Friday night to Sunday lunch for the full weekend option)
  • All event activities
  • Onsite adventurous activities
  • WAGGGS Thinking Day challenge badge

Key information

  • Open to all sections
  • One free adult place per 10 girls, additional adults to be charged at the normal rate
  • Arrival: 6pm Friday 18 February 2022
  • Departure: 4pm Sunday 20 February 2022
  • Rainbows are welcome to join this event for a one night option, from Saturday 19 – Sunday 20 February 2022 (4pm-4pm)
  • Day visit option on Sunday 20 February 2022 (10am – 4pm)
  • A kit list will be provided closer to the date
  • No licence required
  • You will need to ensure you have completed the required Girlguiding forms for this event e.g information and consent form, health information form etc – find out more 
  • A Residential Event Notification (REN) form will need to be completed for your local commissioner – find out more
  • 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 to register your interest.

Centre information


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