Ethel went twice to DMC. S R & family came for tea, excluding Alan who went to a party.
Ethel refers to my grandmother – Ethel May Cecilia Parkin
DMC refers to Drayton Methodist Church
S R refers to my mother – Sheila Drew nee Parkin and my father – Royle Drew. It was our usual practice to have tea at grandma and grandad’s on a Sunday afternoon (see Chapter 106).
Alan refers to my brother – Alan Charles Drew.