Southport's Scouting History

This page contains various documents that chart the History of Scouting in Southport. These range from a general Southport history to more local areas and events :-

1 - History of Scouting in Southport - Volumes 1 to 4 - These volumes contain a detailed history covering the years 1907 to 1983

2 - History of Scouting in Ainsdale - Prepared when Ainsdale reached its centenary of Scouting in 2011.

3 - 'Scouting Sunrise' - A photographic documentation of when Southport District took part in a worldwide Scouting event to mark the centenary of Scouting in 2007.

4 - 'Centenary Camp' - A photographic documentation of a joint Camp that took place at Scarisbrick Hall with Southport & Formby Districts in May 2007. This was also to mark the Centenary of Scouting.

5 - 'Big Adventure' Weekend - Knowsley - A record of Chief Scout's 'Bear Grylls' tour of the Northwest in May 2013 and when he met our Beavers and Cubs at Knowsley Safari Park.

6 - 'Big Adventure' Weekend - Festival Gardens - A continuation of the Chief Scout's tour in May 2013 where we attended some World Record Attempts.