D/6 – Corporate records of Norwood Child Care

REFERENCE CODE: D/6

TITLE: Corporate records of Norwood Child Care

NAME OF CREATOR: Beachcroft Stanley’s (legal company), London Borough of Barnet, Norwood Child Care and Ravenswood.

DATE: 1987-1988

EXTENT/MEDIUM: 1 folder (in one box with D/2 and D/3)

DESCRIPTION LEVEL: Series

SCOPE & CONTENT:

  • One bound document which includes: Draft Memorandum and Articles of Association for Norwood Child Care (Trading) limited and Norwood Child Car/Amended constitution for Norwood Homes for Jewish Children, The Norwood Foundation and the Residential Centre for Jewish Deaf Children (RCJDC)/ A draft Deed of Covenant between Norwood Child Care (Trading Limited) and Norwood Child Care/Memorandum and articles of association of Norwood Child Care (1988).
  • Draft service agreement Norwood Child Care acting on behalf of “Buckets and Spades Lodge” a partnership between Norwoood Child Care and Ravenswood. Blank copy (N.d).

ARCHIVISTS NOTES: An Article of Association is a document which, along with the Memorandum of Association forms the company’s constitution, defines the responsibilities of the directors, the kind of business to be undertaken, and the means by which the shareholders exert control over the board of directors. The Deed of Covenant refers to an agreement to pay a regular amount of money, particularly when this enables the recipient (typically a charity) to reclaim any tax paid by the donor on the amount.