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1961 - Scotland divides
Scotland divides into four areas plus Glasgow, with a rep from each on Scottish I/G Committee.
1963 - Central Committee re-named
Central Committee re-named General Purposes Committee.
1964 - General Service Conference suggested
Scotland divides into seven areas (later known as Regions) with one rep. each on Scottish I/G Committee.
GSB suggests formation of a General Service Conference.
1966 - A & GRC becomes General Service Conference
Decision made to proceed with GS Conference.
Template for today’s service structure put in place and A & GRC becomes General Service Conference. First meeting held in Midland Hotel, Manchester. Intergroups from England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales to appoint Conference delegates