In the Footsteps of Extraordinary People (ONLINE)

- January 29th, 2021


When:
March 23, 2021 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
2021-03-23T18:30:00+00:00
2021-03-23T20:00:00+00:00

Meet theRadicals…  This online event introduces some of the nonconformists,reformers and change makers researched by the volunteers of the Pendle Radicalsproject.  And it introduces The Radicals Trail, a new way of exploring ourrural communities around Pendle Hill.  There must have been something inthe air, because radical history is all around us.  You just need to knowwhere to look…  Meet some Pendle Hill people who changed the world! 

 You willencounter the first Quaker, plus a Higham boy who became a beacon of theEnlightenment, the pioneers of the Independent Labour Party, and campaignersfor women’s suffrage and for the right to roam.  We’ll tell you aboutthemed Radicals walks and about future plans to grow and extend The RadicalsTrail.  Join us for this free event on Zoom. 

Pendle Radicalsis led by Mid Pennine Arts, and is part of the Pendle Hill programme, supportedby National Lottery players through the Heritage Fund.  The Radicals Trail hasbeen part funded by the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development,through LEADER funding via Lancashire County Council.  

Booking essential. Please book via MPA’s Eventbrite page at https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/in-the-footsteps-of-extraordinary-people-tickets-141974717201?aff=ebdsoporgprofile

For more information please email jayne.ashe@lancashire.gov.uk

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