• 17 April 2024

thimble

This China Thimble is a souvenir from Waddow Hall, a Girlguiding UK run Activity Centre, located just outside of Clitheroe in Lancashire. Donated by Audrey Forster MBE (a former Trustee of …

paperweight

This glass paperweight was purchased as a souvenir and depicts the Guide Trefoil in gold on a blue shield and is part of the Nora Gazey Collection. Donated by Nora Gazey

compass whistle

This is a Vintage Circa 1930’s “THE ACME” Girl Guides Flat Combination Whistle & Compass with a Registered No. of 494339. Donated by Ron Murray

paperweight

This glass paperweight was purchased as a souvenir and depicts the symbol used to celebrate the 75th Anniversary of the Girl Guide Association and is part of the Nora Gazey Collection. …

money box

A China Money Box aimed to look like a Girl Guide was produced by Hugh Taylor in 1985 as a novelty item, hopefully to encourage young girls within the Association to …

bosun’s pipe

A Bosun’s Metal Pipe, or Call, would’ve been used by the Ship’s Bosun to announce the arrival of an Officer or other important person on board the ship.  Used for practical …

first aid tin

This rare, early Girl Guides First Aid Tin, with a white cross in a red circle, was produced for “Burroughs Wellcome”.  The Girl Guides were founded in England in 1910 and …

medal

This Gold plated Trefoil medal was minted by the Tower Mint, London for the Girl Guide Association to celebrate the Golden Jubilee of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.  A limited Edition …

Shield

This wooden shield has a metal plaque depicting a Girl Guide of the 1970s.  She is standing in front of the Union Flag whilst offering up a laurel wreath.  Above her …

Nora Gazey Badge Collection

The Nora Gazey Badge Collection – Included in this frame is the Laurel Award, presented to Mrs J P Hamer, one Gold and Two Silver Girl Guide Thanks Badges along with …