GREAT ARTICLE ON THE BEVIN BOYS
Posted on the War History Online Website.
BOOK LAUNCH! 14 August 2014
Written by Warick Taylor MBE.
Bevin Boy Veterans Reunions 2014
The South Wales Group Reunion
Wednesday 30 April, 2014
Whitchurch Golf Club, Rhiwbina, Cardiff, CF14 7TD
Midlands Group Reunion
7 July 2014 (prov)
Stoke on Trent
Home Counties Group Reunion
19 August 2014 (prov)
Richmond Golf Club, Richmond, Surrey
The Southern Counties Group at Bournemouth
Thursday 4 September 2014
Miramar Hotel, Bournemouth
Please contact Warwick Taylor MBE with any enquiries regarding above events. (01305 261269/07711960452)
7 May 2013
Bevin Boy Memorial Unveiled
25 April 2013
Bevin Boys Accommodation to Become a Museum
Hostel near Chester-le-Street saves hut from the bulldozer
12 April 2013
Bevin Boy Memorial Dedication
A memorial to thousands of men known as Bevin Boys who worked in coal mines during World War II is set to be officially dedicated.
17 November 2012
The Bevin Boys Association
The time has come to disband the Bevin Boys Association.
Due to age the membership numbers are falling considerably, so the Association is no longer viable.
The 70th Anniversary Remembrance Day Parade at the Cenotaph in London on the 11 November 2012 will be the final appearance of the Bevin Boys Association in an official capacity.
The Lady Finsberg, President after 16 years wishes all the Bevin Boys well, and is standing down.
Warwick Taylor, MBE, Chairman and Vice President is also officially resigning.
11 November 2012
The Bevin Boys will march past the cenotaph in London on Remembrance Sunday for the very last time.
The Bevin Boys fought for 50 years for the right to take part in the Remembrance Day Parade.
1998 was the first time the Bevin Boys were able to take part in the Remembrance Day Parade.