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Back to GB

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It’s great to see some of our GB groups returning to face-to-face or online work this autumn – and we’ve got some perfect products to help them do just that. Our generic GB@home pin badge is now on sale. These limited edition badges can be given as a gift or as an award for any member who engaged with GB during the lockdown period (GBA00510 – 52p each). If you’re a GB community group leader using our new Being Together programme materials, which look at issues like emotions, loss, teamwork and unity, you can now purchase the matching pin badge...

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Summer treats

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Our gift range offers a range of products perfect for making young and old who’ve preserved through lockdown smile and remind them of their caring GB family.  Here are some of the highlights… Girls’ Brigade has just launched a free new six-week resource for the summer holidays. Popcorn’s summer stay-cation offers all children and young people a daily challenge, reflection or activity, and is based on GB’s cuddly mascot Popcorn the guinea pig. You can find out more and download it at https://www.girlsbrigadeministries.org.uk/post/popcorns-summer-stay-cation Popcorn has a range of her own merchandise… you can purchase a cuddly Popcorn with pink GB...

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Check out our eco range

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Want to make less of an impact on the environment? Our great gift range from GB Trading can help; we have a range of products made from recycled or sustainable goods. New items this spring include a badge and pen made from sustainable natural bamboo, instead of plastic. The badges are £2.95 (GBG02414) and feature a brightly-coloured GB crest. GB Trading Manager Caroline Knowlden says ‘The bamboo badge can be worn on any clothing – whether it’s GB uniform or just on everyday wear when you’re out and about, what a great way to show your support for GB.’ The...

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Go green in the New Year

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Planning to make less of an impact on the environment in 2020? Our great gift range from GB Trading can help; we have a range of products made from recycled goods or that encourage the products to be re-used.  Our GB est.1893 pencils are manufactured from recycled CD cases (GBG00137 - 70p) and the pens are made from recycled plastic bottles (GBG00138 - £1.30).  Cut back on the number of plastic drinks bottles and cups you purchase by investing in our GB est.1893 500ml purple sports bottle with a black valve top (GBG00134 - £2.65), our Oregon 400ml aluminium sports...

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Christmas gifts in the bag

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If you’re looking for some Christmas gift inspiration then you’ve come to the right place… GB Trading has a great range of gifts at a range of prices – making them ideal stocking fillers, Christmas presents, or end-of-term prizes. Countdown to Christmas with Layla the Lamb’s Advent Adventures book. Some Girls’ Brigade groups are buying one for each of their members, but this brilliant resource is suitable for children both in and out of Girls’ Brigade. It offers an alternative to the 'naughty' elf on the shelf concept as you countdown to Christmas sharing messages of kindness, joy and love,...

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