Historic Scouting in Sale

Contents Page

Foreword

Original Foreword by Pat Haynes; District Commissioner (1985-1991). Includes addendum to original.

Acknowledgements

Original acknowledgements from "A History of Scouting in Sale" with addendum of 2021.

Introduction

Original Introduction to "A History of Scouting in Sale" by John D Parker.

Chapter 1. The Develpment of Scouting Nationally.

A brief overview of the birth of Scouting at national level and the early seeds of local Scouting.

Chapter 2. The Early Years.

1908 - 1926 - Altrincham Association years.

Chapter 3. The Pre-War Years.

1926 - 1939 - Sale & District before the war.

Chapter 4. The War Years.

1939 - 1945 Surviving the war and the death of B.P.

Chapter 5. The Post-War Years.

1945 - 1990 - Onwards and upwards.

Chapter 6. Beyond 1990.

1990 - the present day.

Appendices

1. Officers prior to 1926.

Altrincham District.

2. District Commissioners and Deputy District Commissioners.

Chronology of Sale and District DC's and DDC's

3. Assistant District Commissioners.

All the Sections since the birth of the District.

4. District Leaders.

1926 - Present

5. District Presidents.

1929 - Present

6. District Administrators.

Sale and District Executive - 1926 - Present

7. Awards.

Service to Scouting

8. Index of Groups.

Every Local Group since the dawn of Scouting