AS youngsters, it was a rite of passage for most of us to be a member of a group or club.

Playing a part for many were the longstanding institutions such as the Brownies and Scouts.

Here we take a peep back at some photo moments of Cubs, Scouts and Cadets across the region.

Were you a members of one of these childhood staples?

If you have any photos or memories to share, you can message direct here or email

For more nostalgic photos and chat, join the Leader's 'Local Bygones' Facebook group, or visit the Local Bygones archives gallery section on our website -

Did you miss? Parking problems in Wrexham in the 1960s