We are the Catholic Advisory Council, set up to support Catholic guiding units and leaders throughout the dioceses and archdioceses of England and Wales.


Our training for 2012 took place at Cold Ash retreat centre.

We had two trainer from Berkshire, Gill Brunsdon and Debbie Tarrant who we contacted through CHQ.

The themes included 'Good Guiding Is', team building and anti-discrimination. Other sessions included singing, craft activities and spiritual awareness.

  • Our annual Mass was celebrated by Father Peter Newby.
  • The AGM was held during the weekend.
  • Please view our photo gallery for images from the event.