Digital copy of Minutes of the Annual General Meeting [of the Brig-y-don Children's Committee] held on 3 December 1981 at the Chamber of Commerce. [Some details redacted]. For John Rodhouse's Witness Statement to the Inquiry dated 22 July 2015, see C/D/AW2/B3/22/WS000612.

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December 3rd 1981 - December 3rd 1981

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Lists those present and those from whom apologies were received. Includes details of a speech by Philip Bailhache, Solicitor General about the role of the Crown Officers in child care, including an explanation of Parental Rights Orders and Fit Person Orders. Refers to the adoption of a report and accounts, referring to a meeting between Mr [Peter] Manton and Mrs Wagstaffe and Mr [John] Rodhouse during which the possibility that Haut de la Garrenne [Garenne] would close was discussed, noting implications regarding the capacity of Brig-y-Don and La Preferance [Le Préférence]. Also notes view of the Committee that Brig-y-Don wished to continue as an independent home and remarks about the purpose and function of Brig-y-Don. Also sets out details of the results of elections of officers, vommittee members and auditors.


Bailhache, Philip
Bedelle Aubin, W
Essex-Cater, Antony, Dr
Foster, Tom
Hanna, J R, Dr
Hanna, Mrs
Harrison, Cecil Paul, Reverend
Lakeman, Mrs
Le Geyt, B P
Le Geyt, Mrs
Malam-Wilson, Mrs
Maltwood, Mr
Manton, Peter Geoffrey Kevitt, Reverend
O'Brien Butler, C G
Rodhouse, John
Scriven, Mr
Smith, Charles
Spratt, Clifford, Dr
Thomas, L C
Thomas, Mrs
Wagstaffe, Mrs
Waller, Mrs
Waller, R C B
Watson, Ernest
Brig-y-Don Children's Home
Brig-y-Don Committee
Chamber of Commerce
Education Committee
Education Department
Haut de la Garenne
La Préférence Children's Home


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