Women's Institute

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Taken by: John Earnshaw

The photograph of three Spondon representatives of the W.I. who were part of the contingent from the Derbyshire Federation of W.I.s. My (John Earnshaw's) Mother is on the LHS of the photograph and I recognise the faces but cannot put a name to the others. This is taken outside Buckingham Palace as it s forbidden to take photographs with the Palace or its grounds.

The lady in the middle is my

The lady in the middle is my mother, Kathleen Davies. She was secretary and then president of the WI. She lived in the same house in Borrowash Road from 1937 until my father died and then moved to Preston in 1999. She died in January 2000.