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Emily’s Journey Home

On Saturday 14th June 1913 Emily’s body started the long 315 miles journey home from Epsom to St. Mary Virgin Church, Morpeth.. James Bradley Furniss of local Epsom undertakers G. & J. Furniss, in his large top hat and regulation funereal trappings, proudly led the funeral procession from the Cottage Hospital in Alexandra Rd down …

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Our First Year Annual Report

EMILY DAVIDSON MEMORIAL PROJECT MEMBER’S REPORT AND UNAUDITED FINANCIAL STATEMENTS FOR THE YEAR ENDED 31 JANUARY 2019 FD Business Ltd Contents     Page Member’s Report 1—4 Accountant’s Report 5 Profit and Loss Account 6 Balance Sheet 7 Notes to the Financial Statements 8 The following pages do not form part of the statutory accounts: …

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Council Approves Funding For Community Initiative

Epsom & Ewell Council have approved funding towards the Emily Davison Memorial Project. Read the council press release below. “A statue of the celebrated suffragette Emily Davison could grace Epsom’s rejuvenated Market Place after the Strategy and Resources Committee voted last night to help fund the project. A group of local residents are leading a …

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Unveiling of the finished maquette at Epsom Downs Racecourse

On Thursday 11th October, Emily’s birthday, Sarah Dewing Chair of the Emily Davison memorial Project along with the artist Christine Charlesworth unveiled the finished maquette, small version of the planned statue to go in Epsom town centre, at Epsom Downs Racecourse near the spot where emily walked in front of the King’s horse on the …

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A Celebration of 21st Century Women inspired by Emily Wilding Davison

On Friday 12th October 2018 – the day after Emily Wilding Davison’s birthday – there will be a celebration of 21st Century women (and some men) at the Epsom Downs racecourse in the Queen’s stand. This will be sponsored by Peacock & Co Solicitors. a legal firm based at Epsom and Wimbledon. Ms Kim Peacock, …

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Voice & Vote: Women’s Place in Parliament Exhibition

Between 27th June and 6th October 2018, a major FREE exhibition, Voice & Vote: Women’s Place in Parliament, will be staged in Westminster Hall. Using both interactive features and historic exhibits, Voice & Vote will highlight the campaign for votes for women and the representation of women in the House of Commons and the House of Lords. We …

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