Long Bennington girl guide scoops highest award
A girl guide from Long Bennington has achieved the highest award a girl guide can earn.
Darcy Fjelo-Jarvis, of 1st Long Bennington Guides, has become the first guide in Grantham North District to receive the ‘Gold Award.’
In order to achieve the award, she had to complete a series of themed challenges including ‘Know Myself’, ‘Take Action’ and ‘Express Myself’ and then embark on a final challenge.
Darcy was presented with her award by Necia Redfern, Lincolnshire South county adviser, at a special ceremony.
Pat Fryer, leader at 1st Long Bennington Guides, was also at the ceremony.
She said: “Darcy is the first guide in Grantham North District to receive the Gold Award. She is now a ‘Young Leader’ and is working to becoming a leader. We are so proud of her.”
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