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Emmeline Pankhurst statue unveiling!

December 14, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 1:00 pm

Programme for the day: 

The unveiling of Hazel Reeves’ ‘Rise Up Women’ statue of  Emmeline Pankhurst will take place in St Peter’s Square, Manchester on Friday 14th December 2018 at 1pm.

Marchers will be rallying at two iconic locations

10.30 a.m. Gather at The Pankhurst Centre and The People’s History Museum

11.00 a.m. Marchers set off with others joining singing Suffragette anthem ‘March of The Women’, and ‘Nana was a Suffragette’.

11.45 a.m. Marchers arrive in St Peter’s Square


11.15: MC opens proceedings in St Peter’s Square

Film: Emmeline Pankhurst:The Making of a Militant,

 The ceremony begins at midday

12.00 p.m. Manchester Community Choir

 The Pankhurst Anthem by the Gurt Lush amateur choir

The speeches begin

12.15 p.m. Welcome

12.45 p.m. The Lord Mayor

Flash Mob sings The Pankhurst Anthem 12.50 p.m. The crowd sing The Pankhurst Anthem

 Unveiling 13.00 p.m. The statue is unveiled

Performance by Royal Northern College of Music Brass

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December 14, 2018
10:30 am - 1:00 pm
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