NameBetty ANDREW
Birth2 Mar 1930, Rothwell, Northants
OccupationHistory teacher, Deputy Headmistress, Hurlingham & Chelsea, Fulham
EducationKettering High School; Bristol University
ReligionAtheist
FatherWalter ANDREW (1900-1982)
MotherMarion Ruth KIRBY (1902-2003)
Spouses
Birth26 Apr 1928, Marine Villa, Basseterre, St Kitts
OccupationJournalist and author
EducationQueen's Royal College, Trinidad; Bristol University
FatherNorman Peyton BIRCH (1890-1950)
MotherIris Berkeley KING (1905-1988)
Marriage14 Sep 1950, Congregational Church, Rothwell, Northants
ChildrenFrank Andrew (1954-)
 Harriet Jane (1956-)
Notes for Betty ANDREW
Has now retired from the Hammersmith & Fulham Carers’ Centre, having been a member of its management committee from the very beginning and chair of the committee from 2004 to 2006. Did voluntary work in a local charity shop, the Geranium Shop (Greater London Fund for the Blind) for many years. Has lived in Fulham, London, since 1962. Is still in touch with many of the girls she used to teach. Has written her autobiography ‘We Save Bits of String’ (St Christopher Prerss,’ 2011). A very good cook.
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