TEN YEARS AGO: Rainbows, Brownies and Guides go on a world tour in Alford for Thinking Day

Thinking Day celebrations in Alford 10 years ago.Thinking Day celebrations in Alford 10 years ago.
Thinking Day celebrations in Alford 10 years ago.
Here we see Alford District Rainbows, Brownies and Guides marking World Thinking Day 10 years ago.

Young people from across the district met at the town’s Methodist Church, in West Street, for the celebration.

The event marks the joint birthday of Guides founders Lord and Lady Baden-Powell on February 22.

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Each unit chose a country to represent and had an activity and food connected to it.

Alford Rainbows chose Russia and drew Russian dolls.

Brownies backed England and made British Sundaes from pictures of fruit.

Guides chose the Caribbean and got into the spirit with Caribbean themed singing games before making fruit kebabs for a buffet.

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