Wellington County Branch – Outside the Gate: The True Story of a British Home Child in Canada


Date(s) - Tuesday, March 28, 2023
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm


Carol Newall spent ten years researching the details for her recently released biography of her grandmother, Winnie Cooper. Winnie was a British Home Child who arrived in Canada in 1911 along with approximately 400 other children aboard the SS Sicilian. Carol will discuss her grandmother’s story, her link to Wellington County, and how she researched the people and places in order to gather the material required to write “Outside the Gate”.

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