1925

By 1925, the Institute provided a large list of activities that included:

  • Gymnastics
  • Physical Training Classes
  • Boxing
  • Football
  • Chess & Draughts Club
  • Handball 
  • Swimming Club 
  • Cycling Club
  • Athletic Sports
  • Harriers Club
  • Scout Troop
  • Sing Songs
  • Medical / Dental Clinic 
  • Ambulance / First Aid Classes 
  • Minstrel Troupe 
  • Summer Camp
  • Weekend Camps 
  • Savings Bank 
  • Reading Library 
  • Indoor (Numerous) Games 
  • Canteen Old Boys Association
  • Male Voice Choir
  • Concert Party
  • Lending Library 
  • Weekend Camping Club 
  • Hobbies Class 
  • Debating Society 

The most popular rooms of the Institute were the large recreation room and canteen, where boys would gather for post event refreshments, having participated in table tennis, billiards and indoor games. Together, these two rooms served ‘as the hub of the social life of the Institute’.  

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