A Match Girl’s Story
6 July 2013
Time 13:15 - 13:45
Duration 30 minutes
Cost Free. Donations to the museum gratefully received.
Celebrate the 125th anniversary of the Match Girls’ Strike of 1888. Meet Maggie McCallow, a Victorian match girl involved in the strike.
Learn about the shocking conditions the match girls experienced and how the strike gained them better conditions and the right to join a union.
Family Friendly activity, suitable for over 7s to adults.
Booking Requirements: No booking required.
Sent out approximately every two months.