1000 Edinburgh Brownies and Guides  celebrate the Queen's Diamond Jubilee

Over 1000 Edinburgh Brownies,Guides and Leaders will celebrate The Queen's 60 year Reign with a Jubilee Beacon at The Trefoil Campsite at Gogar Bank on June 4th. The girls aged 7 - 25 and their leaders will be bussed in from all over Edinburgh to join in a giant campfire complete with glow sticks before the official light up time at 10.10pm. The Queen will then light the National Beacon at 10.30pm.
Megan, of 36th Edinburgh Guides New Leith, said of the occasion “My Mum celebrated the Queen’s Silver Jubilee with Guides and says we’ll have a great time too”

Anne Mack County Commissioner for Edinburgh commented  “We’ve been lucky enough to have had girls and adult volunteers at The Queen’s Garden Parties at Holyrood and Buckingham Palace. The Queen is our patron and was a Guide too. The girls are also celebrating in their units-tea parties and story corners with Gran and Mum. Some girls are even making facinators to wear on the day! We all look forward to a spectacular evening!”

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