June 2014

#Emilymatters – Reflections on Derby Day & the Right to Vote

#Emilymatters – Reflections on Derby Day & the Right to Vote

R E F L E C T I O N S   O N   D E R B Y   D A Y ,   2 0 1 3 &   T H E   R I G H T   T O   V O T E   —  This blog was first posted in June 2014  […]

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#Emilymatters – ‘Tattenham Corner’ by Audrey Ardern-Jones

#Emilymatters – ‘Tattenham Corner’ by Audrey Ardern-Jones

T A T T E N H A M   C O R N E R (For Emily Davison) By Audrey Ardern-Jones   We may cross over a well turned track touch new grass as it reinstates itself. We may cross over a well turned track turn back a hundred years on Derby Day spot […]

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#Emilymatters – Remembering Emily Davison

#Emilymatters – Remembering Emily Davison

    A hundred and one years ago today suffragette Emily Wilding Davison set out for the Epsom Derby, which was the sporting and social event in the calendar that prompted the annual ‘scurry over Surrey’ as all of London seemed to descend on that small corner of the county.   . The racecourse authorities […]

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