MAYORESSES – Unsung Heroines 1914-1928

Exhibition at Newark Town Hall Museum: FREE entry

This small exhibition in the Spotlight Gallery from 14 March to 14 April 2018 explores the role of eight Mayoresses from 1914 to 1928, during the period of turbulence of the First World War, the aftermath, political engagement to full female suffrage in 1928.  The display is supported by a number of relevant artefacts and family activities and has been funded by Nottinghamshire Heritage Forum.

Museum Opening Hours:  10.30am to 3.30pm.  Closed Sundays and Bank Holidays, for more information phone 01636 680333 or go to


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