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


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 and clubs


GFS branches and clubs 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.


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.

North England

Eldon (branch), Durham


Pittington (branch), Durham


Stockton on Tees (club), Durham


Stanwix (branch), Cumbria


Pilling (branch), Lancashire


Wyndham (club) Newcastle

Layton (branch), Lancashire


Lambton Street (branch), Sunderland


Wrea Green (branch), Lancashire


Mill Hill (branch), Lancashire


Rothwell (branch), West Yorkshire


Pelton Fell (branch), Durham

Coming soon:


Widdrington (branch), Northumberland

North West England

Aigburth (branch), Merseyside


Appley Bridge (branch), Lancashire

Garston (branch), Lancashire


Swinton (branch), Lancashire

East Midlands

Furness Vale (branch), Derbyshire

Worksop (branch), Nottinghamshire


Brecon (branch), Powys


Felinfoel (branch), Carmarthenshire

Penllergaer (branch), Swansea

South West

Gloucester (branch), Gloucestershire

Truro (branch), Cornwall


South East

Bowers Gifford (branch), Essex


Hackney (branch), London

Brixton (branch), London


Aske Hatcham (club), London.

East England

Wainfleet (branch), Lincolnshire


Frodingham (branch), Lincolnshire


Lowestoft (club), Suffolk


Leagrave (branch), Bedfordshire

West Midlands

Atherstone (branch), Warwickshire


Bearwood (branch), West Midlands

Market Drayton (branch), Cheshire


Pheasey (branch), West Midlands

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