Reference Material

Articles of Interest

report by Barbara Coombs
by Richard Graves (Leicestershire Historian, Vol. 52 (2016) & Vol. 53 (2017))
report by Simon Martinez
report by Carmen Coupland
review by Ed Packard
report by Barbara Coombs
by María Dolores (Lita) Power
report by Barbara Coombs
by Carmen Kilner
report by Simon Martinez
report by Simon Martinez
by Neil Robson, with acknowledgements to the publisher: The Wandsworth Historical Society
by Mark Phillimore
by Forbes Inglis
by Gary Willis: submitted as part of his MRes in Historical Research, University of London
Simon Martinez
Simon Martinez
Simon Martinez
by David Crowe: dissertation successfully submitted in part fulfilment of a BA (Hons) History degree to the University of Chichester.
by Claire Hignett
by Simon Martínez
This fascinating presentation, consisting of illustrated slides, was compiled by Roger Vlitos, Curator and Archivist of the Faringdon Collection. It was presented in Buscot Park Theatre for the benefit of the local community. It is shown on our website by kind permission of Lord Faringdon.
by Don Watson
by Don Watson
Sunday Post, 21 July 1985
by Carmen Coupland
by Ted Martin in the Loughton and District Historical Society Newsletter 181 March/April 2009
by Natalia Benjamin
Huddersfield and the Spanish Civil War - Alan Brooke March 2009
First published in the Huddersfield Local History Society Journal
by Carmen Kilner
Witney Gazette, 5 May 1939
by Natalia Benjamin
2011 BC'37A UK Annual Lecture, given by Nick Rankin
2009 (inaugural) BC'37A UK Annual Lecture, given by given by Dr Tom Buchanan
by Cliff Kirkpatrick
A talk given by Prof. Michael Alpert at the Marx Memorial Library, 21st June 2008.
Article in Special Collections Newsletter, Spring 2008. University of Southampton.
From the chapter on her father, Edgar Phillips, in "Home Hills and Beyond",
autobiography by Wendy Henningsson

Articles about some of the Colonies

"The Basque Children in Caerleon", by Gail Giles
The Basque Children arrive 1939
The Culvers - contemporary report
The Oaks
The Oaks - correspondence from Keith Gimson
The Oaks & The Culvers - from the chapter on Edgar Phillips from his daughter's autobiography
Hutton Hall, "The Last Pennymans of Ormesby; the lives of Jim and Ruth Pennyman"
Chapter on Hutton Hall from biography of Jim and Ruth Pennyman
Five Adopted After Oxford Meeting for Faringdon Home
Staff and children
Basque children go back
Contemporary report by Frida Stewart
Herald report 1938
Penstone House
From National Joint Committee bulletin
Staff at the colony
Bray Court - Quotations
Bray Court - More
The Habana
Mail articles
Nazareth House
Newspaper reports
Basque Refugees at Rycotewood - by Diana Gulland
Basque and Jewish Refugees at Tythrophouse, Kingsey, 1937-1940 - by Diana Gulland
(offprinted from 'Records of Bucks' Vol. 54 2014
Brief history of Aldridge Lodge - by Lynne Ingram
Beach House, Worthing Gazette 1937 (1)
Beach House, Worthing Gazette 1937 (2)