Top award for leader

Danielle Craigs with Northumberland County commissioners Andrea Scriven and Margaret Lester as well as Cramlington division commissioner Allison Graydon.
Danielle Craigs with Northumberland County commissioners Andrea Scriven and Margaret Lester as well as Cramlington division commissioner Allison Graydon.

A Brownie leader is celebrating after receiving the highest award you can work towards in girlguiding.

Danielle Craigs, leader with the 11th Cramlington Brownies, received the Queen’s Guide Award from Northumberland County Commissioners at St Nicholas’ Church in Cramlington.

She completed a range of activities to achieve the award, including developing her photography skills and raising awareness of dyslexia.

She said: “It was fantastic being presented with my award in front of my family and friends at our Christmas Carol Service.

“I am extremely proud to have completed my Queen’s Guide.”