|Trumpington Local History Group
Trumpington Women's Institute
and 1920s: 12 March 2020
|100 Years of Trumpington Women's Institute and the Village in the
Early 1920s, 12 March 2020
The meeting on Thursday 12 March 2020, in Trumpington Village Hall, began with three talks
about the village in the 1920s:
• map evidence for the layout of the parish (Howard Slatter);
• the aftermath of War, post-war peace celebrations and ideas for a war memorial (Andrew
• local sports clubs: tennis, bowls, cricket and football (Wendy Roberts).
Janet Hendy, the president of Trumpington Women's Institute, then talked about the history of
the Women's Institute movement and displayed the banner and scrapbooks from Trumpington
Women’s Institute, founded 100 years ago in 1920.
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|Poster: Howard Slatter.