Liddington
Wiltshire

for Brownies and Guides

 

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About Liddington

Just minutes from junction 15 of the M4 near Swindon, PGL Liddington is a great place to take your Brownies and Guides for an adventure weekend or even longer. The 150 acres of grounds make you feel like you’re in the middle of the countryside. There’s an exciting range of adventure activities on offer, including giant swings, a treetop trail, zip wires and three lakes for watersports.

And after a fun day of activities, there’s even more to keep your group busy and engaged with a lively evening entertainment programme. Alternatively, you can use our facilities and run your own evening programme. Our modern, purpose-built accommodation is all en suite with rooms for Group Leaders close to their group.

Accommodation

Main Building

Purpose-built accommodation blocks around two outdoor courtyards.

  • Groups - En suite rooms sleep 3-6
  • Leaders - Single or twin en suite rooms

King Edward's House

Converted country house within the grounds, can be sole occupancy subject to group size and availability.

  • Groups - En suite rooms sleep 2-6
  • Leaders - Single or twin en suite rooms

The Ridgeway

Finished to a very high standard, the new accommodation block was completed in 2014 giving the centre additional capacity.

  • Groups - En suite rooms sleep 4-6
  • Leaders - Twin en suite rooms

The Stables

A stone's throw away from the main building, this converted stable block includes an enclosed outside area for your group.

  • Groups - En suite rooms sleep 4-6
  • Leaders - Single or twin en suite rooms

Facilities

  • Activity Barn (completed in 2014)
  • Netball courts
  • Floodlit sports pitch
  • Football pitches
  • Meeting rooms
  • Gym
  • Lecture theatres
  • Leaders’ bar
  • Shop
  • Leaders’ lounges
  • Three lakes

Explore the facilities, accommodation and activities on a virtual tour (opens in new window):

Virtual Tour of PGL Liddington

Activities available

Our wide range of thrilling adventure activities has something to suit everyone and our experienced instructors know how to bring out the best in each individual.

The full list of activities available at Liddington is featured below. There's also plenty to keep everyone busy in the evenings, with lively evening entertainment sessions led by the PGL team.

See the evening entertainment available at Liddington.

Select an activity for a full description

Food

Enjoyable mealtimes with nutritious and tasty food
Our meals are freshly cooked, balanced and will give your girls plenty of energy to keep them going throughout the day. 

  • Hot and cold meals with vegetarian options
  • Homemade soup every day
  • Self-service salad bar
  • Fresh fruit with every meal
  • Allergies, intolerances and special diets catered for - see our Leader Guide
  • Support for fussy eaters - see our Parent Guide

Sample Day

Sample day for Brownies and Guides at Liddington
Schedule Activities
07.00 - 09.00 Get up, get ready and fuel up for the day ahead.
09.15 - 12.30 Morning activities - usually 2 sessions with a 15 minute break in-between.

12.30 - 14.00 Dry off & clean up. Time for a fresh & tasty two-course hot lunch.
14.15 - 17.30 Afternoon activities - 2 exciting sessions with a 15 minute break in-between.

18.00 - 19.00 Time to eat again - a different menu each day.
19.00 - 21.00 Talent shows, campfires, quizzes and more. The evening entertainment programme keeps you laughing until bedtime.
21.00 / 21.30 Bedtime. Catch up on some zzz's and prepare to do it all over again tomorrow!