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Words, Women & War: Forgotten Female Voices of The Great War

27th March 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

| £10.00

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Hear the stories of four Yorkshire women’s contributions to The Great War.
– Meet Bradford-born Alberta, VAD, poet, friend of Agatha Christie & JB Priestley.
– Discover Leeds-based Dorothy, its youngest Mayoress in 1913, socialite, PALS fundraiser, poet, Yorkshire dialect & Romany lore expert.
– Travel with Harrogate lass Betty, YMCA volunteer driver of wounded soldiers in France
– Find out about York woman Flora, frontline fighter with the Serbian army

Brought to life by writer/actor Irene Lofthouse, Edinburgh Fringe 4* performer, this one-woman show lasts approx 45 minutes. The performance is followed by audience Q&A. Suitable for 14+

Directed by Yvette Huddleston

‘Superb and moving performance’ Greg Wright, Deputy business Editor, Yorkshire Post

Ticket Price: £10

Tickets can be booked via: Clements Hall (01904 466086, enquiries@clementshall.org.uk)


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27th March 2019
3:00 pm - 3:45 pm
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Clements Hall
Nunthorpe Road
York, North Yorkshire YO23 1BW United Kingdom
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