Women's Suffrage

From a local newspaper report published on 12th November 1913.


The Hon. Mrs. Bertrand Russell presided at a meeting held in Yapton on Saturday afternoon, under the auspices of the Ford branch of the national Union of Women’s Suffrage Societies. They voted to call on the government to pass a bill giving the suffrage to women.

Oct. 2006

Previous page: Snippets
Next page: Yapton : 1826 Guide Book