Boys Brigade

The BB Object

The Advancement of Christ's kingdom among boys and, the promotion of habits of Obedience, Reverence, Discipline and Self-Respect and all that tends towards a true Christian manliness.

There were two companies of the BB in Far Cotton. The 22nd Boys brigade meet at Towcester Road Methodist Church still today and the 13th which used to meet at Abbey Road Baptist.

These are shots of the 22nd company

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The next photo is of 22nd BB at Battalion Camp in the 1950's

Back Row Left to Right
? Haines, Pete Green. Bob Bamford, Den Baxter, John Niel
Front Row Left to Right
Dave French, Erwin Ingram, Denis Tilling, Barry Trasler, Dave McKenzie, John Pratt, Ben Wiscon?, John Bowers, Tony Betts?, Colin Musgrove and company captain Bill Lack issuing our pocket money.

The camp was at Wallsey

From 26/11/1930Rev.W.Barton.26/11/1930Rev. W. Barton.
__/__/1935Mr F.G. Watts26/02/1934Rev. B. Coggle.
04/09/1939Mr. E. Clapham04/09/1939Rev. R.J. Connell.
17/07/1940Mr.J. Robinson.27/11/1940Rev. T. Meadley.
__/__/1950Mr W. Lack30/10/1944Rev. W. C. Hunter.
09/09/1957Mr. D. Baxter.29/10/1946Rev. H. Hammond
09/11/1968Mr. D. Adams.01/06/1955Rev. P. Bolt.
02/12/1973Mr. A. Hollowell.18/01/1961Rev. J, Gibbon.
__/__ /1983Mr.P. Green.16/11/1965Rev V White
__/__/____Mr. T Zigler.__/__/1968Rev B Lane
__/__/____Mr D Goddard.__/__/1973Rev. A. Shannahan
07/04/1992No Captain.__/__/1977Rev. P Nock
28/04/1993Mr J Emerson.__/__/1982Rev. D. Hamflett
__/__/1995Mr A Wake01/09/1987Rev, I, Duffy
06/04/1998Mrs S E Padington01/09/1994Rev. C. White.
  01/09/1997Rev. J.Bryant(covered C White sabbatical)
  01/09/1999Rev. P. Taylor.

These are shots of the 13th Company