Group    From 1930 

Family Planning Association

Categories: Social Welfare

Founded by Doctor Charles Vickery Drysdale as the National Birth Control Council, formed by the merger of five birth control societies. Name changed to the National Birth Control Association in 1931, to the Family Planning Association in 1939, and to FPA in 1998.

Credit for this entry to: Alan Patient of www.plaquesoflondon.co.uk

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Family Planning Association

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Dr Charles Vickery Drysdale

Dr Charles Vickery Drysdale, 1874 - 1961, a founder of the Family Planning As...

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Mr William Aviss

Mr William Aviss

Trustee of the Putney Pest House Charity, 1862.

Person, Politics & Administration, Social Welfare

1 memorial
Reginald Brabazon, 12th Earl Meath, KP

Reginald Brabazon, 12th Earl Meath, KP

Born near Belgrave Square. The Earl of Meath was actively engaged in social and philanthropic work. He was the first chairman of the Young Men's Friendly Society, first President of the British Col...

Person, Gardens / Agriculture, Philanthropy, Social Welfare

1 memorial
St Peter's Hospital / Fishmongers Almshouses

St Peter's Hospital / Fishmongers Almshouses

The almshouses were on the area west of Newington Butts and south of St George’s Road, now occupied by the Tabernacle and an anonymous office block to the north. Erected in two phases: firstly St. ...

Group, Social Welfare

2 memorials
Sir Reginald Rowe

Sir Reginald Rowe

Wrote the forward to the 1942 biography of Octavia Hill by E. Moberly Bell. The Improved Tenements Association was set up in 1900. From The London Journal: "As a concession to the societies, and t...

Person, Armed Forces, Law, Social Welfare, Sport / Games

1 memorial
Paddington Development Trust

Paddington Development Trust

The Trust works in poor areas situated in four of the most deprived wards in the UK, providing support, advice and services.

Group, Social Welfare

1 memorial