Winter Guard United Kingdom


After 21 months WGUK is back live

Sunday 16th January 2022 saw the first WGUK live event since March 2020 and with 22 units in competition is was like we had never been away. The WGUK Board had been discussing and planning the 2022 season for over 8 months and it was only really in the last few weeks (and days) that …

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Charlottes Story

At the end of last year Charlotte Hewlett, who has been a member of WGUK units Pride of Bristol, Pegasus and most recently Kidsgrove Scouts, auditioned for membership of the 2022 Blessed Sacrament Colorguard from Cambridge, MA, USA and was offered a position in their Open Class unit. Whilst a number of full UK units …

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Register for 2022 WGUK season now

Registration for the 2022 WGUK Season is now open and organisations can register by visiting We look forward to a great winter and if you have any questions please do not hesitate to get in touch. The 2022 WGUK season is sponsored by GuardGearUK

Register for 2022 from 18th October

Registration for the 2022 WGUK Season opens on Monday 18th October. All organisations that were registered for 2021 will automatically get sent the information and so if there are any other units that are considering being part of this coming winter then please drop us a line by visiting our preregistration page at Full …

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Looking Back at 2017 – Instagram

Following our recent announcement regarding the British Winter Guard Championships returning to Worcester in 2022 and the 5 years plan to hold our season end event at the fabulous University of Worcester Arena until, at least, 2026, starting next week and over the next couple of months or so we will be looking back at …

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Diane Suett – In Memoriam

On Tuesday 3rd August 2021 Diane passed away at the age of 81 Diane was present at almost every UK marching arts event over the past 40+ years and most recently we all remember her in her role as a Contest Referee for Winter Guard United Kingdom but there was a lot more… Diane lived …

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COVID Update – July 2021

Today a lot of the legal requirements in England surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic have been removed – which for many of us is great news and brings a bit more normality back into our lives. However, whist legal restrictions have been removed, all our member organisations still have health & safety and duty of care …

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Thank You Guard Gear

Winter Guard United Kingdom 2021 has now drawn to a close and the WGUK Board, on behalf of its membership would like to pass on our massive thanks to Guard Gear UK for their sponsorship and support of our “Virtual Season”. Back at the end of 2020, when it became clear that live events would …

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