Bedford Physical Training College Limited

Administrative / Biographical History

Ownership of Bedford Physical Training College was transferred from Margaret Stansfeld to Bedford Physical Training College Limited (BPTC Ltd) on 27 November 1930.BPTC Ltd was incorporated on 7 November 1930. The shareholders were Margaret Stansfeld and senior members of her staff, with Stansfeld as the principal shareholder and Managing Director.

BPTC Ltd went into voluntary liquidation and passed to the control of Bedfordshire Local Education Authority on 1 August 1952 following negotiations conducted by the Principal, Eileen Alexander. The College was 'sold' to the LEA for £57,637.