Bournville connections celebrated at Rugby Meeting House centenary

Opened in 1909, the centenary of Rugby Meeting House has been being marked all year.

Rugby Meeting House | Photo: John Hall

On 19 October 1909, the Rugby Advertiser reported that, a ‘Mrs WM Darby, of Birmingham, formally opened a new Friends’ Meeting house, which will be available for Adult School purposes’. The paper liked the new building. ‘The new Meeting house is of a pleasing design, and reflects much credit upon the architect, Mr H Bedford Tylor of Bournville.’

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