Hadlow Fields
Campsite & Activity Centre

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Hadlow Easter Eggstravaganza 2023

We are delighted to confirm that in 2022 Hadlow will be hosting an Easter Eggstravaganza Event for the Rainbows and Brownies of Girlguiding Wirral. Easter Eggstravaganza is for individual Units to hop along to Hadlow Cottage & Shelter to enjoy Easter themed crafts and activities with an egg hunt on the main field too.  The Hadlow Easter Eggstravaganza 2023

Hadlow Mini Christmas Cracker

We are delighted to confirm that in 2021 Hadlow will be hosting a mini Christmas Cracker Event for the Rainbows and Brownies of Girlguiding Wirral. We know that not everyone is comfortable with attending large scale events. Mini Cracker is for individual Units to attend at Hadlow Cottage and in Orchard Shelter where some of Hadlow Mini Christmas Cracker

October 2020 at Hadlow

The trees are turning the most amazing colours…..

Toadstool Challenge

Some amazing Toadstool challenge results from some of our volunteer and girl members!

Autumn Update

As we turn the year in to September the trees of Hadlow are starting their colourful autumn display but it is the fruit trees that have been laden with apples, pears and damsons that have been the focus of our small team of socially distant volunteers.  In the last couple of weeks fruit has been Autumn Update

Toadstool Tales – Activity Challenge Badge

We are delighted to share with you our new summer activity challenge badge which is open to all members regardless of age. The challenge will run throughout the month of August 2020 and will consist of 3 elements; Make Discover Create  We’ll be releasing the activity cards/instructions on August 1st 2020 on our website and Toadstool Tales – Activity Challenge Badge

Tales of Hadlow – Part 3

As many of our leaders will confirm Hadlow has changed over the years from just an overgrown empty field to the beautiful site we have today. The first signs of it becoming a campsite was the appearance of campsite shelters and a container of flush loos, both later replaced with new shelters and a brick Tales of Hadlow – Part 3

Message from the Hadlow Fairies

A special message has been received by our County President from the Fairy Folk at Hadlow A letter popped through my front door From the fairies at Hadlow, it fell to the floor They wanted to know when they could play With the Rainbows and Brownies on a hot Summers day? I phoned them and Message from the Hadlow Fairies

Tales of Hadlow Part 2 – Camps

The first camp at Hadlow was a leader’s camp in 1978, perhaps you were there?  Or maybe you have attended the other county camps over the years including the year of the rain at WINC 93 when some sites were evacuated to Willaston school. Then there was WAVE ’98, WAVE 2003 and WAVE 2008 when not Tales of Hadlow Part 2 – Camps

Tales of Hadlow Part 1

In 1978 Hadlow Cottage was little more than a gardener’s bothy with a derelict greenhouse and overgrown orchard.  By 1988 the cottage had been rebuilt and the greenhouse made into a lean-too shelter. By 1998 lighting had been added and then in 2000 Orchard shelter had been re-glazed, the floor renewed and a sink added Tales of Hadlow Part 1