Wrexham Carnival of Words 2017

Wrexham Carnival of WordsThe Wrexham Carnival of Words 2017 ran from Saturday 29 April to Saturday 6 May, and built on the success of the two previous years. 

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Lucienne Boyce: Spinsters, Hysterics and Ungrateful Women: the Anti-Suffrage Movement

Suffragette

Thursday 4 May, 1.00pm Wrexham Library Lucienne Boyce (author of The Bristol Suffragettes) looks at the sometimes hilarious and horrifying attempts of the anti-suffrage movement to turn the tide. An opportunity to experience Lucienne’s fascinating grasp of this significant period in our history. Tickets £5.00 Wrexham Library: 01978 292090 Waterstones: … Read more

From Artefacts to Fiction

William Ryan

Friday 5 May, 1.00pm Wrexham Museum In 2007 a retired American military intelligence officer donated an extraordinary collection of photographs to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. The photographs were taken between June 1944 and January 1945 and belonged to Karl Hoecker, adjutant to Richard Baer, the last commander of … Read more