Girlguiding Leader from
Burscough selected to embark on international adventure
BECKY Latham, a Leader from 3rd
Burscough Guide Unit has been selected to travel across the world, representing
Girlguiding North West England by taking part in an important social action
Becky was selected to lead this incredible trip along with 2 other leaders to
represent Girlguiding North West England Region. The group of women lead a team
of 12 Girlguiding Senior Section members aged 14 to 18, to provide the girls
with this once in a lifetime international opportunity.
Becky will be travelling to Romania to take part in an agricultural project,
which aims to provide shelter and support to disadvantaged teenagers. The group
will work alongside young people at micro-eco farms and will help teach English
to the local communities.
Becky, said:- "Girlguiding has been such a major factor in my life. It has
given me so many opportunities and I have made so many friends. I'm most looking
forward to getting to work as a team to help form relationships within Romania."
Julie Bell, the Region Chief Commissioner for Girlguiding North West England,
said:- "It's really fantastic to see so many of our members putting
themselves forward for these international projects. Being part of Girlguiding
gives you so many opportunities, including these incredible international
Girlguiding gives girls and young women the chance to have fun, build
friendships and make a positive difference in their community. For further