Mitcham Youth Organisations in 1949

From the booklet Mitcham Youth Handbook, 1949, produced by the Mitcham Youth Council.




Air Training Corps, 2157 (Mitcham) Squadron, County School for Boys and ATC Hut, London Road; Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday morning. F/O. Parrish.

Army Cadet Force, “B” Mitcham Coy, 2nd Cadet Batt., East Surrey Regiment, London Road School; Tuesday, Thursday, 7.30 to 9.30 p.m., Sunday 10 to 12.30 p.m. Lt. N. L. Ball.

“Benbow” Mitcham Sea Cadet Corps, No. 243, Lower Mitcham Schools; Monday, Tuesday, 7.30 to 9.30 p.m., Sunday 10.30 to 12.15 p.m., Lt. D. G. Morris, R.N.V.R.


East Surrey Battalion Boys’ Brigade:

Mitcham Division Girl Guides:

Girls Guildry.

No. 1 Mitcham Company, Bond Road School; Tuesday , Wednesday. Miss M. Blaker.

Girls’ Life Brigade.

2nd Mitcham Company, Gladstone Road Mission; Wednesday. Miss Webb.
217 London Company, Methodist Mission, Colliers Wood, Monday. Miss E. V. D. Taylor.

Boy Scouts’ Mitcham Local Association:

1st Mitcham Group, Lower Mitcham School; Monday, Thursday. Mr. F. R. Russell.
2nd Mitcham Group, Christ Church Parish Hall; Monday, Tuesday, Friday. Mr. C. W. Robinson.
3rd Mitcham Group, North Mitcham Improvement Association Pavilion; Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday. Mr. W. H. Hedge.
5th Mitcham Group, All Saints’ Church Hut; Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday. Mr. W. G. J. Nixon.
6th Mitcham Group, Upper Mitcham School and the Canons; Monday, Wednesday, Thursday. Mr. J. A. Cocks.
8th Mitcham Group, 155 High Street, Colliers Wood; Tuesday, Friday. Mr. R. C. Chesher.
10th Mitcham Group, Atlasta Hall; Monday, Wednesday. Mr. A. H. Ingall.
11th Mitcham Group, Scout Hut; Monday, Thursday, Friday. Mr. J. D. Russell.
12th Mitcham Group, Bond Road School; Thursday. Mr. E. L. Thurley.
18th Mitcham Group, St. Barnabas’ Church Hall; Tuesday, Wednesday. Mr. G. Pollock.
20th Mitcham Group, Church of the Ascension and Pollards Hill School; Tuesday, Thursday. Mr. J. Overy.
36th Mitcham Group, Rowan Road School; Monday to Friday. Mr. T. W. Twiggs.

St. John Ambulance Brigade:

Mitcham Ambulance Cadet Division, C27, Bond Road School; Friday. Mr. Wilkinson.
Mitcham Nursing Cadet Division: CN5/1 Gladstone Hall, Tuesdays; 5/2 Links School, Monday. Miss A. Clark.

British Red Cross Society (Youth Section). Bond Road School; Wednesday and second Monday in each month. Miss V. G. Lane.


Mitcham Amateur Boxing Club, Western Road School; Tuesday, Friday. Mr. Rigg.

Mitcham Athletic Club, News of the World ground; Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday. Bond Road School, Thursday. Mr. L. E. Oliver.

Park Model Aircraft League, Bond Road School; Tuesday. Mr. Jeffs.

Phalanx Club, County School for Boys; Wednesday. School Captain.

Sherwood Woodcraft Fellowship, Pollards Hill School; Thursday. Mr. G. Renelt, jnr. Streatham Aeromodellers, London Road School. Mr. Bell.

Western United Football Club, 11 Frimley Gardens; Monday, Saturday. Mr. V. Ballard.

Source: Local Studies Centre, Morden Library, Civic Centre, Morden.
Reference: L2 (369) MIT


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