Girls Brigade members celebrate 120 years of history

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Girls Brigade members from all over Northamptonshire took part in an event on Sunday to mark 120 of the organisation.

About 16 groups from the county, including Wellingborough, took part in the event at Wellingborough United Reformed Church, in Salem Lane.

Brigade Anniversary :Wellingborough: Girls Brigade 120th Anniversary of Girl's Brigade. 'Colours of the the different groups lead the way to the  United Reformed Church. 'Sunday June 7th 2013

Brigade Anniversary :Wellingborough: Girls Brigade 120th Anniversary of Girl's Brigade. 'Colours of the the different groups lead the way to the United Reformed Church. 'Sunday June 7th 2013

Lucy Hennessy, an officer at the 1st Wellingborough group, said: “We had a celebration service at the church.

“Girls came from all of the 16 groups and all had a good time.”

The national organisation is 120 years old this year while the Northamptonshire organisation is 95-years-old.

Telegraph photographer Alison Bagley has made a gallery of images from the event.