1938 – 2000

1944 
Northcote Purchased – The Group purchased its present headquarters at Northcote, a Victorian mansion in the West End of Glasgow; the ‘Boss’ Young Hall was added in 1964. In 1993, part of the main building was sold and the remainder was disposed of in 2003; the ‘Boss’ Young Hall has now been completely re-furbished at a cost of £125,000.

1947 – 1983 
Members of the Group attend the World Jamborees.

1950s to the 1990s 
Annual September Weekend hike along the Lairig Ghru from Deeside to Aviemore (42 miles).

1951 
The Cubs staged ‘ShowTime 1951’ in the Athenaeum Theatre, Glasgow.

1955 
Mrs MacLeod arrived as caretaker; she was awarded the Medal of Merit in 1987 and is still in post in 2003 – old boys quake in your boots!

1957 
Summer Camps at Gilwell, expeditions to Spain and Portugal.

1958 
Group’s Silver Jubilee dinner was held in Bute Hall, Glasgow University.

1967 Cub Pack (‘C’) see photo:

1974 
The Group hired a genuine coal-fired puffer (shades of the Vital Spark) and cruised between Oban and Tobermory.

1975 
Summer Camps at Pitlochry, Denmark, Crinan, Dunbar.

1981 
Group’s 75th Anniversary; Group Camp and summer camp in Luxembourg;

1987 
Summer Camp in the Lake District.

1995 
Presentation of awards by Sir Leslie Sharp, Chief Constable Strathclyde Police.

1998 
Group’s Ninetieth Anniversary dinner held in Hillhead Rugby Club.

2000 
Millennium Camp at Kelburne Castle.