Here are some early entertainment programmes. Click on the image to see the full programme.
The Children’s Section production of The Mikado in 1924. Fred Perry (later to be Wimbledon Champion) was in the cast as a guard.
The Brentham Ex-Service Men’s Association – Annual Reunion 1930. The reunion was held every year on 11th November from 1919 through to 1950. The remaining issues are yet to be digitised – to view them please contact us.
The Silver Jubilee Fete in 1936. Page 2 of the programme gives a brief history of the first 25 years.
The Brentham Horticultural Society – The Third Annual Vegetable, Fruit and Flower Show 1945. The show was to be opened by the BBC’s Mr. F.H.Grisewood.
Brentham Forces – Welcome Home. A programme of entertainment in 1946 to welcome home those who fought in WWII.
Brentham Players – production of Agatha Christie’s Murder at the Vicarage – November 1952. The archive holds programmes from 26th Season 1945-6 through to 39th Season 1958-59 together with some photos and press reviews. The remaining programmes are yet to be digitised – to view them please contact us.
Brentham Entertainments Committee – an example programme of entertainment. The archive holds programmes from 1948 thru 1954 and 1970 thru 1972. The remaining programmes are yet to be digitised – to view them please contact us.