The extraordinary Grace Oakeshott

Monday 17 July,  6.45 for 7.15pm

Socialist, educational reformer, runaway!

Talk by author Jocelyn Robson on an Edwardian South Londoner who staged her own death.


Jocelyn Robson traces the life story of Grace Oakeshott through the reform movements of the period. She looks at education for girls, the changing nature of marriage, and women in the early trade union movement.

Everyone welcome. No admission charge, but a £2 donation towards costs is invited.

Monday, 17 July 2017. 6.45 for 7.15pm at the Durning Library.