Uniformed Organisations

Boys’ Brigade

Boys͛ Brigade Northern Ireland is a Christian Youth Organisation for boys aged 5 years to 18 years. A varied programme of activities is provided such as Bible teaching, football, craft, drama, outdoor pursuits and the Duke of Edinburgh͛s Award. We also give the boys opportunities to attend BB Camp which allows them to experience new activites.

 

When

We meet on a Thursday evening in West as follows:

  • Anchor Boys (Year 1 – Year 4) at 6.30 pm
  • Junior Section (Year 5 – Year 7) at 6.30 pm
  • Company Section (Year 8+) at 7.45 pm

 

Who

Anchor Boys, Mrs Marie Taylor – 028 9181 4238

Junior Section, Mr Barry Powell – 028 9146 1419

Company Section, Mr Roy Nesbitt – 028 9145 0419 (Company Captain)

 

Links

www.bbni.org.uk

www.dofe.org

Girls’ Brigade

Girls͛ Brigade is a Christian Youth Organisation for girls aged 3 years to 18 years and through our weekly programme which includes learning about Jesus, arts & crafts, games and team competitions. The girls can discover new gifts and skills, get creative, build confidence and self-esteem, be challenged and achieve, grow in faith and make lifelong friends. Our motto is to SEEK, SERVE & FOLLOW CHRIST.

Our Girls’ Brigade company also gives girls the opportunity to complete their Duke of Edinburgh͛s Award as well as providing a comprehensive leadership training and development programme.

 

When

We meet on a Wednesday evening in West as follows:

  • Under 5’s (girls aged 3 – Year 1) at 6.00 pm
  • Explorer Section (Year 2 – Year 4) at 6.00 pm
  • Company Section
    • Juniors (Year 5 – Year 7) at 6.45 pm
    • Seniors (Year 8 – Year 10) at 7.15 pm
    • Brigaders (Year 11 – Year 14) at 7.15 pm

 

Who

Company Captain Cheryl Miller 07851 699000

 

Links

More details about West Church G.B.

Contact Us

www.gbni.co.uk

www.dofe.org

Scouts

Scouts is about fun, challenges and adventure. We are the UK͛s biggest mixed youth organisation. We change lives by offering 6 – 25 year olds fun and challenging activities, unique experiences, everyday adventure and the chance to help others so that we make a positive impact in communities.

 

When

We meet on a Friday evening in West as follows:

  • Squirrels (4 to 6 years) and Beavers (6 to 8 years) at 6.15 pm
  • Cubs (8 to 10 ½ years) at 6.45 pm
  • Scouts (10 ½ to 14 years) at 7.30 pm

 

Who

Squirrels, Jayne Strannex – 028 9146 3260

Beavers, Phil Orr – 07772 750403

Cubs, Colin Lorimor – 07872 445370

Scouts, John Gillespie – 07713 081781

Group Scout Leader, Paul Westwood – 07443 855513

 

Links

www.scouts.org.uk

New Member Application Form

Girlguiding

Guiding is the leading charity for girls and young women in the UK. Active in every part of the UK we give girls the opportunity to have fun, build friendships, gain valuable life skills and make a positive difference to their lives and their communities. We build girls͛ confidence and raise their aspirations. We give them the chance to discover their full potential and encourage them to be a powerful force for good.

 

When

We meet on a Monday in West evening as follows:

  • Rainbows & Brownies at 6.30 pm
  • Guides at 7.30 pm

 

Who

Rainbows & Guides,  Stephanie Shields –  07718 757746

Brownies Sonia Beckett, – 028 9146 5090

 

Links

www.girlguiding.org.uk