Tessa Boase, The Women Who Saved The Birds
Venue: Room 1, The Old Parsonage, Stenner Ln, Manchester M20 2RQ
Tickets: £5 plus booking fee, available here
Didsbury is rightly proud of its most famous campaigner RSPB co-founder Emily Williamson, but how did Emily’s Society for the protection of Birds achieve its goal? Join author Tessa Boase for an illustrated and fascinating talk on the pioneering female founders of the RSPB, and the bitter battle waged against feathered hats.
- Saturday, 22nd June 19:00