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Blue Plaque to Mary Cottrell to be unveiled

February 22 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Join us at the unveiling of a Blue Plaque to Mary Cottrell on Friday 22 February, 2 – 3.30pm. Mary Cottrell was the first woman elected to the Boards of the Ten Acres and Stirchley Co-operative Society in 1909 and to the Wholesale Co-operative Society in 1922. She was the first woman Labour and Co-operative Party councillor elected to Birmingham City Council in 1917, and was a member of the Civic Society’s founding committee. The unveiling will take place at Stirchley Baths and the plaque will later be erected at 1389-1391 Pershore Road, the site of the former TASCOS bakery. Email Penny to attend.

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Date:
February 22
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Event Category:

Organiser

Birmingham Civic Society

Venue

Stirchley Baths
Bournville Ln
Birmingham, B30 2JT
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