Torrance group clocks up 90 years of guiding

Torrance Guides celebrate their 90th anniversary this year with a special event planned next month.

The founder of the local group, Miss Sheena Pirie, will be honoured at the celebration at Caldwell Halls on Sunday, May 10 from 2-4pm.

Assistant leader of 2nd Torrance Guides, Margaret Hyde, said: “We hope to see as many current and former rainbows, brownies, guides rangers, leaders and trefoil guild members as possible.

“Guides have retraced an original guide walks and are working with artist Rachel Mimiec. Images and artwork will be on display.

“We also hope to have a display of guiding relating to Miss Pirie, the inspirational local lady who started guiding in Torrance.”

Afternoon tea, with home baking will be served.