100 years – Women of Somers Town!

An event with talks to celebrate women in Somers Town. It’s a 100 year anniversary since women got the vote. Somers Town women played a key role – think of Irene Barclay, Edith Neville and Monica Shaw, and countless unsung local women who were midwives and worked to build community  – hear about that at this evening event.

Thursday 21st JUNE 5.30pm – 7.30pm
Basil Jellicoe Community Hall, NW1 1LETalks by:
Esther Leslie, Lecturer in English and humanities, Birkbeck College
Deborah Lavin, Social Historian
Facilitated by Jaimie Denholm

All welcome. Bring photos and memories.
Refreshments. Locals free. Donations suggested of £8

Event in partnership with equaliteas.org.uk and Origin Organised by Somers Town History Club www.aspaceforus.club

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