Wives' Fellowship Central Committee Minutes 7

Scope and Content

Volume contains agenda for each meeting

Minutes date from 16 Mar 1971 to 21 Mar 2000 (agenda only)

5 Oct 1971 - new pattern to Wives' Fellowship year (one Annual General Meeting)

14 Mar 1972 - Oversea's Secretary reporting about Ceylon - only one Branch left

Copy of letter to all Branches Sep 1973 - first year without an Autumn Central

12 Mar 1972, 9 Mar 1977 - Josephine Butler College has ceased to exist as a residential training college. (Wives' Fellowship provided a bursary). 360 letters by Josephine Butler formerly held in the house were to pass to Liverpool University

9 Mar 1976 - adoption of amended Constitution and Wives' Fellowship and Senior Wives' Fellowship literature

7 Mar 1978 - Wives' Fellowship charity St Christopher's Hospice and Josephine Butler House

7 Mar 1979 - need to clarify wording of constitution 'Wives moving to Seniors in their forties'

15 Mar 1983 - whether to continue affiliation with the National Council of Women

12 Mar 1985, 3 Mar 1988, 7 Mar 1991 - report on Regional Scheme

5 Mar 1992 - revised constitution (with draft copy attached)

4 Mar 1993 - proposed amendment to constitution concerning the bridging age and all-age branches

21 Mar 1994 - Regional Scheme Meetings report, and proposed amendment to Constitution

14 Mar 1986 - Chairman's summing up of the 1995 Regional Scheme Meeting Report

18 Mar 1997 - proposed amendment to the constitution paragraphs 8 and 10 concerning Branch members serving on the Executive Committee