Members had a most successful picnic on Monday, July 29th, at Pitt Hill; Miss Luscombe (Hon. Sec.) and Mrs Coyte made all the arrangements most ably; and we are most grateful to Mr Wyatt, of Pitt Hill Farm, for all the kind help he gave in providing and looking after all the hot water arrangements.
The Band of Hope was founded in 1847 with the objective to teach children the importance and principles of sobriety and teetotalism. Meetings were held in churches throughout the UK and included Christian teaching.