AN EVENING WITH KILLAMARSH HERITAGE SOCIETY

As you will have seen in the media, today marks 100 years since women were allowed to vote.
To mark this event we will be holding AN EVENING WITH KILLAMARSH HERITAGE SOCIETY
on Monday 19th February at 7.00 pm
 
in the Parish Suite, Killamarsh Leisure Centre, Stanley Street
 
CATE GOODLAD
will give a presentation on
THE WOMEN’S SUFFRGE MOVEMENT – NATIONAL CAUSE, LOCAL WOMEN
Cate will talk about the key events in the journey towards the vote for women through the stories of some South Yorkshire women’s involvement in the struggle.
 
The 6th of February 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the Representation of the People Act 1918, giving women the right to vote for the first time.
 
2018 will celebrate this with a full year of events across the country.
Entrance: £2.00 on the door – the Bar will be open
 
Come along and join us – we look forward to seeing you there.
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