In 1906, Emily Davison joined the WSPU, a little-known group for ‘mad’ women who were campaigning for female suffrage. Little did she know the impact her actions would have on the world in the years to follow.
Virtual Visit Details
Your class will receive a video call from Suffragette Emily Davison. She’s a tough lady and is ready to convince your class why campaigning for female suffrage is worth risking your life for.
Emily will tell you about:
- Her upbringing and why she joined the WSPU in 1906
- The people who are doing everything they can to stand in the way of the Suffragettes
- The bold tactics she uses to make her point known, such as protests and hunger striking
- Her devious plan for the Epsom Derby...
15 mins followed by Q&A, all in role!
Suffragettes - Emily Davison
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We pride ourselves on offering a reasonably priced service - even our most expensive visits cost < £3 per child (based on a class of 30). Each virtual visit is priced according to one class dialling in, with discounted rates for additional classes joining the same call. Up to 4 classes can join a call. Please indicate the number of classes that will be joining the call below.
Our speakers can dial in to Zoom or Microsoft Teams calls. Please indicate your preference below and we will be in touch with next steps.