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A Woman’s Work: photographer Anne Worthington writes for Northern Soul

June 2, 2022 Comments Off on A Woman’s Work: photographer Anne Worthington writes for Northern Soul

If you visit The Refuge in Manchester, you’ll find a rarity of an exhibition: images by renowned photographer Tish Murtha, as well as a selection of my work from East Manchester.

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Photo Gallery: Suffragette City – Women in Music in Manchester, The Refuge

February 26, 2018 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: Suffragette City – Women in Music in Manchester, The Refuge

A new exhibition will mark the 100-year anniversary of the Representation of the People Act (1918), which gave women over the age of 30 the right to vote (although there were qualifying conditions, including being a property owner) and champion the continued role of influential females in making Manchester world-renowned for melody.

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