Brownies, Guides, Trevelyan House Club

By WGCHT/James Parrett

Name: Ivy W

Subject: Trevelyan House Club

Duration: 5:06

Interview Date: c2016


Ivy W begins talking about her time with the brownies, having joined at 10 years old in 1936, and staying with the group for 30 years, first as a guide then as a leader. She mentions the group was based at St Michael’s Church and later at Guessens Road. She goes on to talk about the Trevelyan House Club, a youth club which she joined in her teens. She describes some of the activities on offer there, such as table tennis, dancing, and outings, and finally comments that many of the girls met their husbands there.

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