‘Ellen Wilkinson; More Than The Jarrow Crusade’ with Dr Matt Perry
Join us as we dive into Women’s History Month with Newcastle University’s Dr Matt Perry on Saturday 04 March at 11:00. Matt will be giving a fascinating insight into the extraordinary life of local politician ‘Red’ Ellen Wilkinson. Driven by a desire for social change both at home and abroad, MP Ellen Wilkinson played a pivotal role Labour’s politics, playing a pivotal role in its 1945 victory.
Matt’s talk will explore some of the accomplishments in the remarkable life and career of one of the North East’s most formidable MP’s.
Normal admission charges apply; £2 adults, under 16’s and Network Members free.