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“Angels of the North” – Notable Women of the North East

9 March 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

On Monday 9 March 2020 (2-4pm) at Heddon on the Wall, to mark International Women’s Day, come and hear the authors of the above. Baroness Joyce Quin (former MEP and MP) and Moira Kilkenny explain the origins and span of their book followed by biographies of some of those featured. These
include Mary Astell, Englands first feminist writer and Catherine Cookson. Other notable female politicians, scientists, explorers, artists and reformers will also be highlighted. There will be tea and cake. Price is £7, closing date for applications is Monday 17 February 2020.


9 March 2020
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Heddon on the Wall WI Hall
Heddon on the Wall, Northumberland NE15 0DR United Kingdom + Google Map

Northumberland WI

t: 0191 217 0808


11/12 Brenkley Way
Blezard Business Park, Seaton Burn
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE13 6DS