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Remembrance Sunday 2020

Remembrance Sunday 2020

By Valerie Roscoe I took the wreath for Oldham East and West Oldham Division into Oldham town centre. It was a different experience to normal years. There were quite a few people standing around and wreaths already laid. We weren't told where to stand, and where to...

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Remembrance Plaques and Bonfire Smores

Remembrance Plaques and Bonfire Smores

By Lyndsey Hendry 22nd Rochdale rainbows and 43rd Rochdale brownies had a fab zoom session tonight. We made Remembrance plaques - one with finger paint and one with a paint brush, water fireworks and good old bonfire favourite smores, yummy.

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A Halloween on Zoom

A Halloween on Zoom

By Lyndsey Hendry 22nd Rochdale rainbows & 43rd Rochdale brownies had a fab Halloween themed zoom session. It was fab that everyone dressed up for the call and still told Halloween jokes.

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Rochdale Rainbows make Mascots

Rochdale Rainbows make Mascots

By Lyndsey Hendry 22nd Rochdale rainbows had fun doing the mascot maker UMA activity on zoom tonight. Mental note: don't put superglue on the sock and top it wool, the next minute it's smoking and one rainbow leader with a hot hand.

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Rainbows first Zoom full with Fun

Rainbows first Zoom full with Fun

By Lyndsey Hendry Embracing the new term via zoom. 22nd Rochdale Rainbows had fun on our first real zoom session - rainbow scavenger hunt & microwave cake. Great way to introduce the girls to our virtual meeting.

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Oldham Brownies help save the zoo!

Oldham Brownies help save the zoo!

By Kathryn Abram When we were just coming out of Lockdown, Chester Zoo had an appeal to raise money and save the zoo. Our 43rd A & 49th Oldham Brownies came together (virtually) to hold a fun filled Disney themed quiz.  Thanks to all the parents donations we...

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Brownies bring Disney to Zoom

Brownies bring Disney to Zoom

By Lyndsey Hendry 43rd Rochdale brownies had a fab Disney themed zoom meeting. The girls and leaders showed off some Disney items they have (lots of Minnie mouses), made Mr Potato Head in a time challenge, had a quiz (i learned how to share screen) and made a bug...

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Unit Helper climbs Saddleworth 3 peaks

Unit Helper climbs Saddleworth 3 peaks

By Catherine Brierley We're really proud of our unit helper, Sarah, who did the 3 peaks of Saddleworth to raise funds for our unit today! Incredible achievement & with no subs coming in at the moments it will really help us buy some new equipment for when we get...

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Eureka! A trip out for Oldham Rainbows & Brownies

Eureka! A trip out for Oldham Rainbows & Brownies

By Michelle Dixon Early Sunday morning 23 Rainbows and 2 Brownies from across 2 Oldham Units (43rd & 48th Oldham) met at Mills Hill train station to set off on a trip to Eureka! Halifax.  The girls all paired up, were told which leader would be looking after...

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