Composer and performer Louise Jordan writes songs about real-life inspirational women from the past. Her project ‘No Petticoats Here’ toured 2016 -2018 sharing the stories of extraordinary women who lived during the First World War. Louise’s latest project ‘The Hard Way’ will tour throughout 2019 telling the remarkable story of Hannah Mitchell who grew up in poverty on a remote hilltop farm in the Derbyshire moorlands and who escaped domestic drudgery to become a campaigner, speaker, writer, suffragette, councillor and finally a Manchester city magistrate. www.louisejordan.co.uk.
Date: Friday 8 March 2019
Time: 6.00 – 7:30 pm
Venue: University of Portsmouth, Eldon Building, Winston Churchill Avenue, Portsmouth PO1 2DJ
Parking is available (£2 pay and display) after 5 pm in the Eldon car park next to the venue.
Admission is free, but places are so please reserve your place on Eventbrite