Leicester Secular Society Events

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Saturday, 3 February 2018
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11:00 [11:00] NHS Emergency Demonstration (for info)
NHS in crisis - fix it now! Organised by Health Campaigns Together and Peoples Assembly Contact 07737 978 057 This is part of a national day of action to save our NHS. Further details: https://healthcampaignstogether.com/Feb3Events.php and http://www.thepeoplesassembly.org.uk/events For information - LSS is not the organiser for these events.

19:00 [19:30] Sylvia (Pankhurst) play (ext event)
Sylvia Pankhurst Come along and witness SYLVIA - The one woman show by Jacqueline Mulhallen about suffragette and artist Sylvia Pankhurst who painted the portrait of Alice Hawkins in the Leicester Museum. She painted many other shoe workers in Leicester in 1907 and her paintings are included in the 250 historical slides which form a background to a play described as 'Fabulous ‚Äď a perfect combination of words and pictures.' Ticket Prices: ¬£9/¬£7 concession. To book please contact the Guildhall box office on 0116 2532569 Leicester Show details: https://www.lynxtheatreandpoetry.org/sylvia Tour details: https://www.lynxtheatreandpoetry.org/performances Expelled from her mother's Women's Social and Political Union (which had a shop on Bowling Green Street) for her socialism, it was Sylvia who got Prime Minister Asquith to see a delegation of working women, and to concede that their argument was ‚Äúmoderate and well-reasoned‚ÄĚ. Sylvia Pankhurst was among those vilified for opposing WW1, and campaigned for peace throughout her life. A statue to Leicester suffagette Alice Hawkins will be unveiled in Alice Hawkins Square (aka Market Square) on Sunday 4 February. Details: http://lsec.org.uk/calendar/view_entry.php?id=2143

In the interest of freethought and free speech we also list other selected events of interest - no endorsement or responsibility is implied. Always check details with the organisers.

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