1918 at POW! Thanet

‘1918’ Girls Drama Company took part in the march to celebrate International Women's Day on Friday 8th March, as part of the POW! Thanet festival.

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The march started at Margate train station and finished at Turner Contemporary where the celebrations continued.

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Leading the march was the artist Jessica Voorsanger with Suffragettes on stilts! Jessica encouraged the creation of the banners by two of our A-Level Art Students - Eve Williams and Daisy Lamming.

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Placards were held high from the girls throughout the march to motivate spectators to join in with their chanting and singing. Miss Stockley, director of 1918 said: "the theme of EMPOWERMENT was celebrated and inspired all who took part."

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