There are are variety of ways in which to recognise and thank the adults who provide Girlguiding to so many girls and young women within Girlguiding Middlesex East County.

Middlesex East Good Service Brooch The County’s own Good Service Brooch is designed to recognise exceptional service in our County, particularly within a District or Division. It may be awarded to any uniformed or Trefoil Guild member of Girlguiding Middlesex East and may be worn in or out of uniform. The criteria for exceptional service will vary, but may include length of service, quality of service, or service that has been given in exceptional circumstances. Applications should be made to the Division Commissioner, who has the discretion to approve that the Award be given. Commissioners should submit nominations to Julie James  at

Middlesex East Certificate of Thanks

Girlguiding Good Service Brooch and Certificate The Good Service brooch may be given to an adult, who is a member of Girlguiding for excellent service to guiding. These are generally given by the County Commissioner, for service in the County.


Laurel Award The Laurel Award is a Girlguiding award given in recognition of outstanding service to guiding. This award may be given to an active adult member of Girlguiding.

The Silver Fish – The Silver Fish is Girlguiding’s highest award. It is given in recognition of outstanding and distinguished service and an exceptional contribution to a wide section of Girlguiding, including international guiding either in the United Kingdom or abroad. This award may be given to an active adult member of Girlguiding.