Page last updated at 23:12 GMT, Friday, 4 September 2009 00:12 UK

'We made so much out of toilet rolls'

Advertisement

Girl Guides from across the UK are celebrating 100 years of the group with events being held across the country.

It was in 1909, at a Boy Scout rally in Crystal Palace Park, that some girls asked Robert Baden-Powell to develop a similar movement especially for them.

The BBC has spoken to former guides to ask what the experience meant to them.

SEE ALSO

Story Tools

BBC navigation

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific