Leonora Cohen - The Tower Suffragette


  • Start date: 15 May 2018

Ticketing Information

Tickets are £15.00/£13.50*

*Concession price includes under 25s, HRP members and over 60s

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Evening talk

Discover the story of how Leonora Cohen became Leeds’ most prominent suffragette through the action she took as a day visitor to the Tower in 1913. Join Nicola Pullan, Assistant Curator at Leeds Museums and Galleries, for this evening talk on the context and consequence of the “Tower suffragette’s” act of defiance and its place in the fight for female suffrage.

Ticket includes a drink.

This event is suitable for 18+ years.

Leonora Cohen - The Tower Suffragette is part of Votes and Voices: Acts of Defiancesee the full events programme here.

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