Senior Wives' Fellowship conferences

Archive Unit
  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 106 5WFE/06/05
  • Dates of Creation
      1947-1969
  • Physical Description
      1 volume and 1 folder

Scope and Content

Volume consists of: printed programmes of talks for conferences (mixture of husbands and wives conferences, Senior Wives' Fellowship conferences, Wives' Fellowship and Senior Wives' Fellowship conferences; Boys' and Girls' conferences); receipts and expenditure (receipts in folder); attendance lists; information about accommodation; few letters

8-10 Jul 1947 at Farnham 'Towards a balanced life'

13-15 Jul 1948 at Chislehurst, Kent 'In search of freedom'

11-13 Apr 1949 Wives' Fellowship conference for Boys' and Girls' and Friends at Sherfield on Loddon near Basingstoke 'Christianity or what!'

10-12 May 1949 at Haywards Heath 'Christian Action in the home, education and public affairs'

9-12 May 1950 at Haywards Heath 'Christian citizenship'

12-14 May 1950 - conference for Wives' Fellowship and Senior Wives' Fellowship at High Leigh, Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire 'Women in a changing world'

18-20 Apr 1950 - Wives' Fellowship conference for Boys' and Girls' and Friends at Sherfield on Loddon near Basingstoke 'Two worlds'

10-12 Apr 1951 - Wives' Fellowship conference for Boys' and Girls' and Friends at Sherfield on Loddon near Basingstoke 'My fancy or the faith?'

1-13 May 1951 - conference for Wives' Fellowship and Senior Wives' Fellowship at Haywards Heath 'Public worship'

26-28 Oct 1951 - husbands and wives at Pleshy 'Concerning prayer'

6-8 Feb 1953 - husbands and wives at Southwark 'Prayer and the kingdom of God'

12-14 May 1953 - conference for Wives' Fellowship and Senior Wives' Fellowship at Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire 'Women in a changing world'

25-27 May 1954 - conference for Wives' Fellowship and Senior Wives' Fellowship at Southwark 'Where hope lies in Africa'

15-17 Oct 1954 - husbands and wives at Farnham Castle, Surrey 'The value of the open mind towards changes'

10-12 May 1955 - conference for Wives' Fellowship and Senior Wives' Fellowship at Farnham Castle, Surrey 'Our responsibilities in a changing world'

8-10 May 1956 - conference for Wives' Fellowship and Senior Wives' Fellowship at Sheffield 'The impact of Eastern Religions on the world today'

28-30 Sep 1956 - husbands and wives gathering at Oxford 'Education'

21-23 May 1957 - conference for Wives' Fellowship and Senior Wives' Fellowship at St Albans 'Service to God and Man'

3-5 Oct 1958 - husbands and wives at Charney Basset near Wantage, Berkshire 'Christian leadership in Industry'

11-13 May 1959 - conference for Wives' Fellowship and Senior Wives' Fellowship at Farnham, Surrey 'The family in the contemporary world'

20-22 May 1960 - husbands and wives at Charney Bassett near Wantage, Berkshire 'Science and Christian Belief'

9-11 May 1961 - conference for Wives' Fellowship and Senior Wives' Fellowship at Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire 'Making time for God'

25-27 May 1962 - husbands and wives at Haywards Heath 'New depths to familiar things'

7-9 May 1963 - conference for Wives' Fellowship and Senior Wives' Fellowship at Morley Rectory near Derby 'Stress - the Christian answer'

22-24 May 1964 - Pulborough, Sussex 'Living images from East and West'

13-15 May 1966 - husbands and wives at Rossendale, Lancashire 'Sacred and secular'

17-19 May 1967 - conference for Wives' Fellowship and Senior Wives' Fellowship at Drayton Green 'Thy kingdom come' For what are we praying?'

17-19 May 1968 - husbands and wives 'Windsor Castle, Berkshire 'Faith's roots - and fruits'

7-9 May 1969 - Senior Wives' Fellowship conference at Pershore, Worcestershire

Loose items can be found in folder. Some sellotape damage.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Fragile. Please handle with care