Structure of Girlguiding



Over 500,000 members including 100,000 adult volunteers 32,000+ units



Divided into

9 Countries

& Regions

Which are:-

Girlguiding Anglia

Girlguiding London & South East England (LASER)

Girlguiding Midlands

Girlguiding North East England

Girlguiding North West England

Girlguiding South West England

Girlguiding Cymru (Wales)

Girlguiding Scotland

Girlguiding Ulster



Girlguiding North East England

From Northumberland down to Lincolnshire and from the East Coast to the Pennine Hills.

58,000 members including 6,200 adult volunteers



Divided into 17 Counties

Which are:-

Girlguiding Cleveland

Girlguiding Durham North

Girlguiding Durham South

Girlguiding East Yorkshire

Girlguiding Leeds

Girlguiding Lincolnshire North

Girlguiding Newcastle Upon Tyne

Girlguiding North Tyneside

Girlguiding North Yorkshire North East

Girlguiding North Yorkshire South

Girlguiding North Yorkshire West

Girlguiding Northumberland

Girlguiding Sheffield

Girlguiding South Yorkshire

Girlguiding West Yorkshire North

Girlguiding West Yorkshire South

Girlguiding West Yorkshire West


Girlguiding West Yorkshire West

Which is contained within the Metropolitan Borough of Calderdale.

1,800 members including 350 adult volunteers


Our county is organised into 5 Divisional groups.

The following lists our Divisions and the areas they cover:-



Geographical area covered


& Elland

Brighouse, Waring Green, Hove Edge, Hipperholme,Bailiff Bridge, Lightcliffe, Clifton, Elland, West Vale, Greetland, Holywell Green, Stainland, Soyland, Blackley, Saddleworth Road, Rochdale Road, Rastrick, Brighouse
Calder Valley

Hebden Bridge,  Mytholmroyd, Heptonstall, Colden, Old Town, Blackshaw Head, Cotton Stones, Cragg Vale, Brearley, Todmorden, Walsden, Cornholme


Halifax North Bradshaw, Illingworth, Mixenden, Ovenden, Lee Mount, Boothtown, Akroyden, Halifax town centre, Pellon, Moor End, Mount Tabor, Wainstalls, Wheatley, Norton Tower, Shibden, Northowram, Stump Cross, Godley Lane
Halifax South

Halifax town centre, Bell Hall, Savile Park, King Cross, Free School Lane 
Siddal, Salterhebble, Exley, Southowram, Skircoat Green, Copley, Huddersfield Road, Skircoat Moor Road, Wakefield Road, King Cross, Highroad Well,
West End, Norton Tower, Queens Road, Warley Road  


Sowerby Luddenden, Luddenden Foot, Warley, part ofSowerby Bridge (east of Tuel Lane), Pye Nest, Norton Tower, Sowerby Bridge (west of Tuel Lane), Sowerby, Friendly, Mill Bank, Triangle, Kebroyd, Norland, Wharf Street, Triangle, Ripponden, Rishworth, Barkisland, Kebroyd


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