Altside District Scouts


Altside District is the amalgamation of Bootle, Sefton East and Kirkby Districts, which was announced in December 2009 and came into full effect as of 1st April 2010. Following a successful launch night, the new District saw it's first event on St. Georges Day which was attended by 800+ people.

The new District team are busy working hard organising events for the next 12 to 18 months including camps, training for adults and youth, competitions and an a new annual District Gathering. Exciting times are a head, so why not keep up to date with the news and events by visiting our website.

District Team 

DC  Peter Duffy         
DDC  Ian Porter  
ADC Beavers  Irene Clements  
ADC Cubs  Vacant  
ADC Scouts  Ian Anderson  
DESC  Lee Allwood  
DESL (YL)  Sandy Fairley  
Network Contact  Nick Anderson  
Appointments Secretary  Mandy McCarthy  
Nights Away Advisor  Mark Critchley  
District Chaplain  Sandy Fairley  

Web Manager: Peter Duffy

Scout Groups

Below are a list of the current Scout Groups within this district along with links to their websites where known.

  • 1st Kirkby
  • 10th Sefton East
  • 2nd Bootle
  • 3rd Bootle
  • 4th Bootle 
  • 2nd Sefton East
  • 12th Bootle
  • 22nd Bootle 
  • 1st Lydiate
  • 1st Sefton East
  • 3rd Sefton East
  • 11th Sefton East
  • 12th Sefton East
  • 7th Sefton East


District borders above are approximations.

District Information

Scout Groups :
Total Youth Members :
Total Adult Members :
Main Towns Within District:

  • Aintree
  • Bootle
  • Kirkby
  • Lydiate
  • Maghull
  • Melling

District Website?: Yes

District Gang Show?: No