FEB 01] COVENTRY 18 PLUS NEWS
Coventry 18 Plus Hunting Old Faces
Coventry social group that played a role in the lives of
hundreds of young adults in the city is seeking out its old
members for a reunion.
18 Plus was formed in June 1964, probably with a meeting at
Cheylesmore Community Centre. The group arranges voluntary and
social activities for people aged between 18 and 35.
COVENTRY 18 PLUS - NOW CALLED COVENTRY ACTIVE PLUS
groups followed in Holbrooks and Stoke Aldermoor, and then
spread to towns in Warwickshire in the 1960s.
members are trying to piece together details to add to the
potted history of Coventry 18 Plus in time for the diamond
anniversary of the national organisation in April.
Coventry groups developed into Coventry Central, Coventry South
and Coventry North in the 1970s. In the early eighties they
re-merged as Coventry Central.
now operates under an experimental name "Coventry Active
Jarrett Smith said:
through the group archive has thrown up many questions - only
past members can give the answers to.
you have ever been a member of any of the Coventry or
surrounding 18 Plus groups you are formally invited to the
'Reunion Dance' on Saturday 21 April at the Britannia Hotel.
more details please phone Darren or Sarah on 024 7630 7375 or
are also welcome to come to meetings every Wednesday from 8.45pm
at the Gas Sports & Social Club in Middleborough Road,