This event has finished Took place on: Tuesday, 24th Apr 2018
The historic unveiling of one of the most significant statues of our time – suffragist, Millicent Fawcett. Hers will be the first ever statue of a woman in Parliament Square, and the first ever statue there to be created by a woman artist, Gillian Wearing OBE.
This year marks a century since the start of women’s suffrage in the UK - one of our country’s most pivotal moments – and our mission now is to ensure that we can begin the centenary celebrations with the unveiling of this landmark piece.
Join us in Parliament Square on Tuesday 24 April from 11am
You can arrive from 10:45am to get your get a space.
Commissioned by the Mayor of London with 14-18 NOW, Firstsite and Iniva to commemorate the Centenary of the Representation of the People Act 1918, through the Government’s national centenary fund.
Cost: Free of Charge
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More information at this website.
No need to book tickets - just turn up on the day.2018-04-24 2018-04-24 Europe/London Millicent Fawcett statue unveiling ceremony The historic unveiling of one of the most significant statues of our time – suffragist, Millicent Fawcett. https://www.ianvisits.co.uk/calendar/2018/04/24/millicent-fawcett-statue-unveiling-ceremony-170363 Palace of Westminster,House of Parliament,,London
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