Audio recording by Derek Palmer
By WGCHT/ Matija Miljanic
Name: Derek Palmer
Subject: CONTACT (The CONvention of Town ACTivities)
Interview date: c2016
This is an audio recording by Derek Palmer of his involvement with CONTACT (The CONvention of Town ACTivities), event was first held in 1966 and then regularly until 1981. It was started by Doctor Dennis Lewis and it happened every year or two. All clubs and societies of the city gathered on the campus to attract new members. In 1970, it was a centrepiece of Welwyn Garden City’s golden jubilee which was visited by Queen Elizabeth II.