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WALK - East End Women's Heritage Walk

15 September 2018

Glasgow Doors Open Days Festival

Hear stories of feisty activists, radical change-makers, weavers and witches on this fascinating guided women�s heritage walk to the heart of Glasgow�s East End.

The women of the East End have always had to be resourceful and industrious simply to survive. This walking tour focuses on some of their achievements and struggles, and the radical nature of the area which gave birth to them. Learn about the women of the Templeton carpet factory, the suffragettes, the brazen women of Glasgow Green, Battling Betty, the woman who set up the Barras and many, many more! Beginning and ending at the unique Glasgow Women�s Library this is a wonderful opportunity to discover the hidden histories of Glasgow�s women.

Facilities

Key Information

Doors Open Day September 2018:

Please note that this is a popular walk and places are allocated on a first come first served basis.

Sat 15th, 2pm; 120 minutes

Booking not required

Meeting point: Glasgow Women's Library Front of House desk

Address
  • Glasgow Women's Library, meet Front of House desk
  • 23 Landressy Street
  • Glasgow
  • G40 1BP

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