On Wednesday September 26th 2018, at 7pm, at The Swan in the Rushes, 21 The Rushes, Loughborough, LE11 5BE Leicestershire Labour History Society invites you to a talk by County Councillor Max Hunt (Loughborough Co-Operative Party) on ‘From Chartists to Co-operatives in Loughborough, and the legacy of John Skevington.’
John Skevington represented Loughborough and Derby in the General Convention of the Industrious Classes (the First Chartist Convention), and was one of 12 delegates whose portrait was drawn for The Charter newspaper. Source : www.chartistancestors.co.uk
The Society’s meetings are open to everyone with an interest in working people, their organisations and their lives. (There is no requirement to be a Labour Party member to attend.).
The meeting room is upstairs – please let Mike know if you wish to attend and have mobility problems. 07798 906 754.