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Thursday 8th March 2018

100 Years On – Remembering The Past, Progressing To the Future

Searcys presents an informal networking event as part of International Women’s Day 2018, featuring special guest June Hannam, Professor (Emerita) of Modern British History ,who has published widely on the history of women.

 Join us for an evening of fizz, canapés and history at The Fashion Museum, located in the stunning Georgian Assembly Rooms in Bath. As part of the evening you’ll get an exclusive viewing of our brand new Royal Women exhibition, exploring the fashions worn by successive generations of women in the Royal Family.

2018 marks one hundred years since the first time women in the UK had the right to vote.  Join us for a thought provoking talk, where we will also take a look at how things have has changed for women in the last 100 years.

June Hannam will bring to life the fascinating story of Mary Blathwayt, a suffragette who lived in Batheaston in Bath. Mary’s parasol is proudly displayed in our exhibition right here in The Fashion Museum for you to see. We look forward to welcoming you to what will be an incredibly inspiring and motivational evening.

Date: Thursday 8th March 2018
Time: 6-8pm
The evening includes: –

·         Prosecco on arrival
·         Exclusive viewing of The Royal Women exhibition
·         Networking
·         Talk from June Hannam – ‘Constructing A New Political Woman’ – Campaigning for Women’s Suffrage in Bath 1906-1924
·         Questions
·         Canapés and networking
Tickets: £20 per person
To book call 01225 444477 or email