Elizabeth Fry: the great reformer

With Elizabeth Fry about to be removed from the £5 note, there's never been a better time, argues Rosalind Crone, to champion a woman who dedicated her life to fighting the corner of the most vulnerable Britons...

Elizabeth Fry visiting Newgate Prison, 1926. (Photo by The Print Collector/Print Collector/Getty Images)

This article was first published in the May 2017 issue of BBC History Magazine.

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