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Saturday 17 November, 2.30pm, Central Methodist Church

Deeds Not Words, The Story of Women’s Rights, Then and Now

 

Helen Pankhurst, the great-granddaughter of suffragette leader Emmeline, will discuss her new book, Deeds Not Words: The Story of Women’s Rights, Then and Now. Kate Moreton-Deakin, Deputy Lord-Lieutenant of West Yorkshire, will introduce the event.

 

Saturday 17 November 2.30pm | Central Methodist Church

 

On the 100th anniversary of women getting the vote, Helen Pankhurst charts how women’s lives have changed over the last century, and offers a powerful and positive argument for a new way forward.

 

Helen Pankhurst works partly in Ethiopia and partly in the UK as a women’s rights activist and senior advisor to the humanitarian and development agency CARE International. She is a trustee of ActionAid, a visiting senior fellow at LSE and visiting professor at Manchester Metropolitan University.

 

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Tickets £5