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Strong Yorkshire Women

March 15, 2020 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Cost: FREE

Access: Wheelchair accessible; accessible toilets; hearing loop; limited free disabled parking on forecourt

About:  Yorkshire women who lived life to the full, taking risks, standing their ground. Wendy Rayne-Davis discusses York Saint Margaret Clitherow (new bio with trial transcripts). Pauline Kirk discusses the life and work of Rita Jerram. Patricia Riley, children’s rights activist and biographer of Githa Sowerby, talks of her work and that of Leeds suffragist Isabella Ford. Short readings; each book available at cost, just for this event. Refreshments available.

Organiser:  Stairwell Books: t: 07914271871; http://www.stairwellbooks.co.uk


March 15, 2020
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm


Stairwell Books
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Marriott Room
York Explore, Library Square, Museum Street
York, YO1 7DS
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