Newsletter Archive

BHCARA Newsletter Archive

BHCARA Newsletter Archive

BHCARA has been publishing Newsletters since November of 2013

 

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2013 Newsletters

Featured BHC
John Vallance

2014 Newsletters

Featuring George Collins later proved to not be BHC
 

Featured BHC
Walter Goulding

Featured BHC
Annie Emily Gevaux

Featured BHC
Archie Cheesman

 

Featured BHC
Ronald Chamberlain
Cyril & Dennis Waterer

Featured BHC
Robert Joyce
Walter Goulding

Featured BHC

Beatrice Smee

Featured BHC
Albert Hapgood
Claude Nunney
Alfred Mist
William Thwaite

Featured BHC
William Conabree

Featured BHC
Hilda Williams

Featured BHC
Cecilia Jowett

Featured BHC
Wallace Ford

2015 Newsletters

Featured BHC
Spencer Smith
Inside
Charlie By Beryl Young
Book Review: Empty Cradles by Andrew Simpson

Featured BHCThe Mintram Family by LO
Reuben John Jeffery by Susan Glousher

Inside
The Guest Children by LO
Evacuation of children during the Second World War by Andrew Simpson
Barnardo's Magazine Ups and Downs

 


 

Featured BHC
Dr. John Seeley
Please note: Dr. Seeley and Dr. Murray Ross joined the York University upon its founding. Dr. Seeley was one of the initial team  providing academic and administrative leadership to the newly founded York University. 

Inside
Book Review: Labouring Children by Andrew Simpson

Featured BHC
Cyril Kinsella
Perry Snow Registry transfer & free book download
Book Review: New Lives for Old by Andrew Simpson

 

Featured BHC
Albert Edward Ahmed
George Bradford
William Skinner

Inside:

BHC First Worl War Facts
Tower of London Blood Swept Land and Seas of Red
A. Simpson: On disovering the service records of a British Home Child
First World War Identification Project

Featured BHC
William Cheesman
Walter Bowns (Brown)

Inside:

 

A. Simpson When it's all said and done history is just a collection of stories. 
Walter Bowns by Marilyn Wallis
Bleating of the Lambs
Facebook Bullies

 

 

Feaured BHC
The Bellman Sisters
Alfred and Frederick Stearn
Thomas Richens
Ben and Bessie Burford
Alice Carney
Leslie Griffiths
 Archibald Henry Stewart 
Rupert Brooke

Inside
 

The century-long family secret . . .
 John Jefkins

 

Receiving Homemjisfortune and unite a century later - Andrew Simpson

James S. Gilchrist, Marchmount

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Featured BHC

Albert Jefloms

Inside:

Uniting the Past with the Present - John Jefkins

Reflections by
 Andrew Simpson

 

 

 

 

Feaured BHC

Nick Hodson

 

Inside

 

Andrew Simpson monthly column

Three Brothers by Steven Shearer

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Featured BHC
Jennie Bramwell

 

Inside
Andrew Simpson Column​

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Feaured BHC

William Conabree
Len Brown
Walter Geary

 

Inside
How we remember their service
Remembering one man's death from the Great War - Andrew Simpson
A Casualty of Grace
Once in a Lift Time Trips

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ellen MacNeill -
Was the child who inspired Annie of Green Gables a British Home Child?

Inside

Remembrance Day 2015
Andrew Simpson Column
Histories of the Receiving Homes- The Fegan Home 295 George Street
Was Dr. Barnardo a real Doctor?
The Edward Jones Bible

 

 

 

 

 

2016 Newsletters

 

 

 

Featured BHC
Marjorie Skidmore nee Arnison
By Pat Skidmore

Inside

Stories of Migrations by Andrew Simpson
Histories of the Receiving Homes - Russell Manitoba

 

 

 

 

 

Featured
BHCWilliam Carter - The Wandering Minstrel
George Cavill

Inside
The Child Care Legislation "Damned if you do, damned if you don't by Lori Oschefski
Those who spoke out by Andrew Simpson
Histories of the Receiving Homes - Niagara-on-the-Lake "Our Western Home"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Featured BHC
Peter Bolton
Florence Edwards by Kathy Dawson

Owen McCarthy

 

Inside

British Home Children - The view from Britian by Andrew Simpson

Fegan's Roll of Honour Medal

Histories of the Receiving Homes
Edith Atwood - Fairbridge Farms

 

 

Featured BHC
Katie Sanderson by Jacquie Kalar
Bernard Brown
Ernest Ford 

Inside

Buckingham Palace invite!
The decision that made a BHC by Andrew Simpson

 

 

 

 

 

 

Featured BHC
A HC's
Brush with Royalty
Charlie Harvey - By Beryl Young

Princess Diana - President of Barnardo's
How we remember people is important by Andrew Simpson
Bob Huggins - a new documentary in the works
Marjorie Kohli
John Jefkins
A Royal Send Off

 

 

 

 

Featured BHC

Vera Alice Coote by Eric Lawson

Inside

A Royal Garden Party and Barkingside Tea by LO

A Beaver Challenge by Andrew Simpson

2016 Memory Quilt Showings

Pier 21 event

 

 

Featured BHC
A HC's
Brush with Royalty
Charlie Harvey - By Beryl Young

Princess Diana - President of Barnardo's
How we remember people is important by Andrew Simpson
Bob Huggins - a new documentary in the works
Marjorie Kohli
John Jefkins
A Royal Send Off

 

 

 

 

Featured BHC
Mary Talyor and Samuel Usher - Part 1 by LO

 

Inside
The call for an apology by LO
When saying sorry is important by Andrew Simpson
A reason for the silence? By LO
How we remember people is important by Andrew Simpson

 

 

 

 

 

Featured BHC
Samuel Usher and Mary Taylor Part 2 by LO


Winnipeg's CPR station by LO
Inside


Of Naples, British Home Children and missing home by Andrew Simpson
Dr. Barnardo's Musical Boys by LO
From our Vintage Book Collections

 

 

Featured BHC
Florence Seymour by LO
Margaret Warren - by Mary Ferguson

Inside
Don't and Do's for Fegan Children in Canada
The debt we owe to all British Home Children by Andrew Simpson
2016 Student Achievement Award
Histories of the Receiving Homes - Peter Street by LO
Britons never shall be slaves
Apology Petition update


 

Featured BHC

"Arthur Funnell" by LO
"From Adversity to Accomplishment" by Jennifer Wenn
Inside
Release of the BHCARA Registry
Perry Snow is appointed ED of the BHCARA
2016 Remembrance of our BHC who served
"Manchester and Salford Boys' and Girls' Refuges" By Andrew Simpson
"The Ellinor Close Farm" by Lori Oschefski

 

 

Featured BHC
Victor Ford by LO

Inside
"Remembering the contributions of the BHC to Canada's War Efforts"
"Meet me to-night in Dreamland but not in these" by Andrew Simpson
"Nantyr Shores Secondary Scool's trip to Vimy Ridge"
New Book Release "Stepping Stones" by Jan and John Milnes


 

 

Featured BHC
Samuel Usher and Mary Taylor Part 2 by LO


Winnipeg's CPR station by LO
Inside


Of Naples, British Home Children and missing home by Andrew Simpson
Dr. Barnardo's Musical Boys by LO
From our Vintage Book Collections

 

 

Featured BHC
Samuel Usher and Mary Taylor Part 2 by LO


Winnipeg's CPR station by LO
Inside


Of Naples, British Home Children and missing home by Andrew Simpson
Dr. Barnardo's Musical Boys by LO
From our Vintage Book Collections

 

 

Featured BHC
Samuel Usher and Mary Taylor Part 2 by LO


Winnipeg's CPR station by LO
Inside


Of Naples, British Home Children and missing home by Andrew Simpson
Dr. Barnardo's Musical Boys by LO
From our Vintage Book Collections

2017 Newsletters

 

 

Featured BHC

"John Grant Rolland" By Tom Rolland

 

Inside
"Histories of the Receiving Homes: Fairknowe Home"
 by Lori Oschefski
"Stories behind the image"
By Andrew Simpson
"Scotland's Home Children"
 by Ann MacLaren

Change in Newsletter from monthly to quartly

2018 Newsletters

Featuring
Augustus Bridle
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Summer 2018
Featuring Walter Leigh Rayfield
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Fall 2018 Newsletter
Featuring Charles Hornfeck
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July 2018 mini news and event reminder
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December/Winter 2018 Newsletter

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