Celebrating the Achievements of our Young People

45 young people from across London District came together at Kensington Town Hall on Saturday 9th March for the 2019 Jack Petchey Achievement Awards. The young people were presented with awards by the Jack Petchey Foundation, recognising their individual achievements whether it be a personal triumph for someone who has faced a challenge, a young…

Life 2 the Max 2019 – Book Now!

Information for Life 2 the Max 2019 is now available and registration is open! The event will be held on Saturday 22nd June 2019 at Felden Lodge, BB Headquarters which is in Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire. The event will run from 10.30am to 4.30pm. The event is open to BB Companies as well as Girls’ Brigade…

Raise the Bar Roadshow Dates and Locations Announced!

The ‘Raise the Bar’ Roadshow is coming to a venue near you . . . This session we have challenged ourselves to raise the bar and build on the quality of what we offer as an organisation. As part of our commitment to raise the quality of experience for children and young people we will…

Emergency First Aid Courses

The District will be running two certificated Emergency First Aid Courses in the coming months. This courses are open to all BB Leaders & Helpers and each course can accommodate a maximum of 12 people, so places are limited. The course are as follows (please click link to book online): South – Saturday 20th April…

Junior & Company Bible Quiz

Take part in the 2019 London Bible Quiz (to be held between Sunday 17th and Sunday 31st March 2019). The competition is open to young people of Juniors and Company/Seniors age. Good Luck! Download the documents which include all the instructions below: Bible Quiz – Junior Section 2019 Bible Quiz – Company Section 2019

Cross Country Championship – 2nd February RESULTS

The District Cross Country event was held at Avery Hill Park in Eltham on Saturday 2nd February 2019. The London Championship is an invitation event run by the West Kent Battalion.  Here are the results! Girls 1.  Veronica (1st Barnet) 2.  Becky (1st Barnet) 3.  Tani (7th West Kent) Team – 1st Barnet (3 points)…

Development Volunteers Wanted!

Many of you in the District will have benefited from support from BB Headquarters through the England & Wales staff team. Most recently, John Myers dedicated a portion of his time to working with members of the District. Unfortunately, the funding allowing his role to be in place run out earlier this year and John has…

2019 COMPETITIONS

Band & Drill Competitions The 2019 District Band & Drill Competitions will take place on Saturday 23rd March 2019at Bishop Ramsey School, Hume Way, Ruislip, HA4 8EE, commencing at 1:30pm sharp and finishing by 5:30pm. Rules and test papers/pieces are attached and are available here. Those wishing to enter should email (tom.boorman@boys-brigade.org.uk)  the event coordinator no…

LONDON DISTRICT AGM

Our Annual General Meetingwill take place on Saturday 17th November2018 at 2pm in Bexleyheath. The calling notice and agenda for the meeting (Council) have already been circulated. Although the meeting forms part of the Re:fresh training day, all are welcome to attend the meeting. Please register your attendance or apologies with the District Secretary at enquiries@thebbinlondon.org.uk

JPF Celebration Event 9th March! 

SAVE THE DATE!  All 2018 Jack Petchey Achievement Award Winners will be invited to the Great Hall in Kensington for a Celebration Event held at 3pm on Saturday 9th March 2019.  More specific information will be shared with Winners & Company Captains early in the New Year.  COMPANIES & BATTALIONS should report Autumn 2018 winners by 23rd November…