Monthly Archive


Welcome to our Archives page. On this page you will find a total of 30 of our articles broken down into Months and Years.

Resources - Make your own bird feeder

You will need: Plastic drinks bottles Yoghurt pots or milk cartons (make sure they're clean) Wire or string Bird seed ScissorsCut a hole in the side large enough to allow a free flow of seeds, ... read more..

How to.... Download pdf documents from

Do you want to download a pdf that opens automatically on our website? If so, it's easy.... All you need to do is on the banner at the top of the pdf you can either click on the print button to prin... read more..

125th Anniversary Newsletter from Cape Town CLCGB

The 125th Anniversary Newsletter from The Good Hope, The official newsletter of the Diocese of Cape Town.  ... read more..

Introduction from our newest Deputy Governor appointment Alan Carter

Alan Carter – Deputy Governor  My connections with the Brigade stretches all the way back to my great uncle, the Rev William (Bill) Hetherington. He was an Officer in the Church Lads Brigade and in 19... read more..

Ulster Regiment Going Places November 2019 Newsletter

The latest edition of Ulster Regiment's Going Places is now available to view online or download.  ... read more..

Remembrance displays from across the world

Our clever and talented leaders have been working with our members to create some stunning remembrance displays. We have posted the ones we have received. If your company has created a display please ... read more..

Calendar of Events November 2019

The latest calendar of events is now available to download or view below. ... read more..

Resoucres - Songs - On you can't get to Heaven

This is a great song especially on travels Song Oh You Can’t Get to Heaven, in a leader's car. Cause the leaders car won't go that far. [Repeat.] I Ain’t gonna grieve my Lord no more. Ch... read more..

Resources - Songs - Quartermasters Store

Quartermaster’s Store Song Song There are rats, rats, as big as alley cats, At the store, at the store. There are rats, rats, as big as alley cats, At the Quartermaster’s store. Chorus My eyes are d... read more..

Resources - Songs BINGO

This song is great for the Martins' to join in and have fun. Bingo Was His Name-o There was a farmer had a dog and Bingo was his name-o’ B-I-N-G-O, B-I-N-G-O, B-I-N-G-O, and Bingo was his name-o. ... read more..

Remembrance Poppy Badge

Are you, your Leaders or Members attending a  Parade or Service this year to mark Remembrance Day? If so do you know we have a cloth badge to wear on your uniform to mark this occasion? This... read more..

BMS! Re-activating members/leaders

NHQ receive many requests to deal with re-activations from BMS! due to members or leaders coming back to the CLCGB. To increase the speed of requests we have produced a simple online form to complete... read more..

National Band Recruitment weekend

The National Band of The Church Lads' and Church Girls’ Brigade and Bugle School are holding a recruitment weekend 13th – 15th September 2019 at Raywell Park, Riplingham Rd, Hull HU16 5YL Co read more..

Cystic Fibrosis Events

Colleen Perry, OIC within the Durham Regiment, has created a new project that she would like you all to get involved with. The project is to support the Cystic Fibrosis Trust which has become close to... read more..

Music and Drill Competition 2019

This year's Music and Drill competition will be held on 28th September 2019 at the Hermitage Leisure Centre, Whitwick. So its time to start thinking about your entry and hopefully we will see some new... read more..

Buckingham Palace Letter

Following a letter one of our retired leaders sent to Her Majesty The Queen about attending The Queens Birthday Parade, he received the letter below to share with all. ... read more..

Second Hand Sale Day

We are holding a second hand sale day at NHQ on 20th July 2019 10am - 1pm. Sale items will include:- Formal uniform items Snare Drums Bass Drums Glocks Cornets/Bugles Notification of your a... read more..

Calendar of Events June 2019

There are lots of activities ongoing across the CLCGB family.  If you have an event and want us to advertise it on the National calendar email  To download the latest read more..

St David's Broom Leys winners of the Sir Hamish Forbes Award

Congratulations to St David's, Broom Leys (Leicester) who were the winners of the 2018 Sir Hamish Forbes Award! This award is given to the Company with the greatest percentage increase in members year... read more..

CLCGB National Band playing at Sandhurst Heritage Day

Just a reminder that musicians from across CLCGB and National Band will be playing at the Sandhurst Heritage Day this Sunday (16th June). Gates will open at 10:00 and close at 16:00. Entry to the even... read more..

Name Bingo

How to play Name Bingo This is probably one of the oldest and most well known icebreakers. It's also known as "People Bingo" and "Get To Know You Bingo". It works for groups of all ages, and can be a... read more..

Calendar of Events May 2019

There are lots of activities ongoing across the CLCGB family.  If you have an event and want us to advertise it on the National calendar email  To download the latest read more..

Annual General Meeting Reports and Minutes 2019

Further to the Annual General Meeting which took place on 27 April 2019 all of the reports and minutes have been published and circulated. To download the documents click on the following link:  ... read more..

De-fib Training

We are most grateful to the George Bairstow Charitable Trust for supplying CLCGB with a grant for a new defibrillator. Training was provided to attendees at our AGM last month, alongside some read more..

Cystic Fibrosis Trust - Big Bounce

New Brigade project organised by Colleen Perry from the Durham regiment. The project is to support the Cystic Fibrosis Trust which has become close to her and her family. Get your leaders and read more..

Queens Birthday Parade

Thanks to one of our hard-working volunteers we have been offered a fantastic opportunity to take part in this years Queens Birthday Parade taking place on Saturday 8th June 2019, 30 places have been ... read more..

Capt Shirley Taylor RIP

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of a stalwart of both CGB and later CLCGB. Capt Shirley Taylor, retired, has sadly left this earth.  Shirley had been O.I.C. at both St ... read more..

70th Anniversary of the end of the Berlin Blockade

The Royal British Legion will be marking the 70th Anniversary of the end of the Berlin Blockade by holding an event on Sunday 12th May at Imperial War Museum Duxford for Youth groups, Veterans and gue... read more..

Welcome Bishop Visitor to the Brigade

I am writing to introduce myself as Bishop Visitor to the Brigade. This is a new post, and its purpose is to enable spiritual and strategic support to the Brigade. As a serving diocesan bish read more..

Calendar of events 2019 - January edition

To download this click on the following link:  pdf Calendar of Events 2019 January edition (83 KB) If you want an event advertising let us know by emailing us at contactus@clcgb read more..

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