Our GFS branches, clubs and projects (collectively known as groups) are located all over England and Wales.


Our number of groups are ever growing. However, if there isn't a branch in your local area and you would like to establish a new one, we can provide you with the support and training needed to make it happen! Visit our volunteer registratiuon page to find out more.

Map of GFS group locations

Our projects - open to girls aged 11-25


Our Skegness and Great Yarmouth Projects are led by GFS staff and take place in a our own premises. They offer a variety of programmes and activities open to girls aged 11-25.

Our branches - open to all


GFS branches are led by volunteers across England and Wales.


Branches and are mainly held in hired public spaces, such as church halls and community centres, and are open to all girls (within the branch's age range if specified).

North East England

Eldon, Durham


Lambton Street, Sunderland


Pelton Fell, Durham

Pittington, Durham


Rothwell, West Yorkshire


Widdrington, Northumberland

North West England

Aigburth, Merseyside


Appley Bridge, Lancashire


Garston, Lancashire


Layton, Lancashire


Mill Hill, Lancashire

Penny Lane, Lancashire


Pilling, Lancashire


Swinton, Lancashire


Stanwix, Cumbria


Wrea Green, Lancashire



Atherstone, Warwickshire


Bearwood, West Midlands


Furness Vale, Derbyshire

Market Drayton, Cheshire


Pheasey, West Midlands


Worksop, Nottinghamshire

East England

Frodingham, Lincolnshire


North Walsham Community Centre (Great Yarmouth 'Butterfly Effect'), Norfolk


Pakefield Morton Road Community Centre (Great Yarmouth 'Butterfly' Effect'), Norfolk


Wainfleet, Lincolnshire



South England

Brixton, London


Gloucester, Gloucestershire


Hackney, London


Leagrave, Bedfordshire


Looe, Cornwall


Brecon, Powys


Felinfoel, Carmarthenshire

Penllergaer, Swansea

Our clubs - open to individual schools or colleges.


Clubs take place in schools and colleges and are only open to girls in attendance at that institute. Clubs are typically led by teachers and employees of the institute acting on a voluntary basis, or through professional practitioners based at our Skegness and Great Yarmouth Projects.

South England

Aske Hatcham, London

North East England

Stockton on Tees, Durham

Whyndham Primary, Newcastle

East England

Lincolnshire College, Lincolnshire


Moorlands Primary Academy, Lincolnshire


The Richmond School, Norfolk


Red Oak Primary (Lowestoft), Suffolk

Cliff Park Ormiston Academy, Norfolk


East Norfolk College, Norfolk


Flegg High School, Norfolk


Great Yarmouth College, Norfolk


Ingoldmells Academy, Lincolnshire

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