Walk for Women

Date, Time & Location Fri 16 Aug 2013, 5.45pm, Wortley Hall, Sheffield S35 7DB
Details A one-hour walk running in many towns, in commemoration of the 1913 walk by 50,000 women from across Britain, to London to demonstrate for the right to vote. Followed at 7pm by the Sylvia Pankhurst Memorial Lecture at Wortley Hall, where accommodation for the night is also available. Wortley Hall Conference/Holiday Centre is "the workers' stately hall", owned and controlled by its shareholders who are all members of the wider Labour, Trade Union and Co-operative movement. Walk for Women Facebook event