Film Showing: Make More Noise

The suffragettes in struggle

Date: , 2018
Venue: The Cube, BS2 8JD
Price: £4/£3
With: Dawn Dyer
Series: Miscellaneous 2018
miscellaneous 2018 poster
This fascinating British Film Institute compilation of original footage highlights the passion and media savvy of the suffragettes in struggle, offering a fascinating portrait of British women during this time. “You have to make more noise than anybody else” said Emmeline Pankhurst. A special Bristol Radical History screening to mark the centenary of some women in Britain getting the vote, it will be introduced by Dawn Dyer, librarian at Bristol Central Library, who will provide a Bristol […]

Exhibition: Refusing to Kill

Bristol's World War I Conscientious Objectors

Date: , 2018
Venue: Bristol Archives, BS1 6XN
Price: Free
Note: This event was not organised by BRHG.
The exhibition ‘Refusing To Kill – Bristol’s World War 1 Conscientious Objectors‘ which was in Bristol Cathedral and the Central Library from September 2017 until February 2018 is in Bristol Archives from June 5th until July 14th. The exhibition tells the story of the almost 400 men from Bristol and the surrounding area who, for moral, religious or political reasons, refused to fight in World War 1. Alongside most of the material displayed previously, there will be new exhibits. These include […]

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