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Walking Tour - Radical Women of the West End

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Warren Street Station

Tottenham Court Road

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NW1 3AA

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Discover the radical women of Fitzrovia from Mary Wollstonecraft to Una Marson

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Discover the radical women of Fitzrovia from Mary Wollstonecraft, author of "A Vindication of the Rights of woman'  to activist and writer Una Marson, the first Black broadcaster at the BBC.  French anarchist Louise Michel established an International school here. Suffragists Emmeline Pethick-Lawrence and Lily Montagu pioneered community work with young women working in the rag trade; Marie Stopes opened the first birth control clinic and the Rossetti children published a journal endorsed by Kropotkin with contributions by George Bernard Shaw and Zola.

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Warren Street Station

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NW1 3AA

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Organiser Sue McCarthy, Footprints of London

Organiser of Walking Tour - Radical Women of the West End

I am a qualified Camden and a Clerkenwell and Islington Guide.  My walks usually have a social history or literary focus and I have a particular interest in the stories of London's women.

A place on my walks can only be guaranteed by pre-booking If you wish to attend without pre-booking please let me know using the 'contact the organiser' facility below (Make sure you include  phone number) and I will confirm arrangements by return. Please only come to the meeting point is you have received confirmation from me.

I look forward to meeting you on a walk soon.

 

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