Suffragettes, Voters and Worcester Woman
An exhibition to mark the centenary of some women’s enfranchisement in Britain on 6 February 1918. It will introduce you to Worcestershire women who campaigned for the vote like Clarence Houseman, Elsie Howie, Isabel Margesson and Florence Peek and begin to explore how women have used their vote in the years that followed.
Suffragettes Poetry Writing Event at The Hive, Worcester
Join Worcestershire Poet Laureate at The Hive Sawmill Walk, The Butts, Worcester WR1 3PD
Saturday 10th February
12.20 (12:30 start) – 1:30 PM
Meet in the foyer.
We will spend an hour looking at the exhibition, discovering more about some of these local women and trying a few informal writing activities in the public space of the library.
Come and join us, FREE.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to let me know you are coming.
After the event you are invited to send poetry inspired by the exhibition for an online anthology on this blog.
The exhibition runs at The Hive from Monday 5 February to 23 February