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Diane Atkinson

Published: May 4, 2015 at 12:14 pm
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  • Rise Up, Women! The Remarkable Lives of the Suffragettes
  • King's Manor
  • Sunday 21 October
  • 12.00–13.00

Diane’s illustrated talk will share some of the stories of the militant women who campaigned for the vote. Ranging from teenagers to women in their seventies, the suffragettes lived all over the UK, hailed from all class backgrounds and brought diverse life experiences to the struggle.


Diane Atkinson is the author of Rise Up, Women! The Remarkable Lives of the Suffragettes. She lectures regularly on the suffragettes and has been a historical consultant on numerous TV documentaries and the film Suffragette.


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