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Tell Sophie

Inspiration for the next generation from our members and supporters

At Girlguiding we’ve shared our knowledge with girls and younger women like Sophie for over 100 years. Take a look at this brilliant advice from our volunteers, below.

You can make a difference

We need your help to continue. Why not remember guiding in your will? Every penny helps create amazing opportunities for our members – from international trips to funding new units.

When you share your advice, let us know if you’d be interested in leaving a lasting legacy too.

Jobs and Careers

You can be whatever you want to be, but just wanting isn't enough. You will have to work hard, too.

Anna Page

Weird and wonderful

Never wait for the right time to do something. Go for it now in case you never get another chance.

Gillian Woodrow

Friends and relationships

Follow your dreams and be the person you want to be. Have fun. Laugh. Love your friends and family.


Fun and games

If you don't find something fun, you don't have to say yes

Treacle Mw

School and education

Always try to do the best that you can at any activity you try.

anon anon

Moving and motivating

Don't be afraid to try new things. Guides will give you many opportunities, take them.



Share your advice

What was the best advice you were given when you were younger? What advice would you like to give Sophie?

Your advice


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