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Lily Florence Waring Suffragist: 1877 – 1966. Activist, Academic, Artist and Author.

Today’s post, about Lily Waring, is the second written by our volunteer Carol relating to Warrington’s links with Women’s Suffrage. We don’t have a photograph of Lily, so below I…

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St David’s Day

  As today is Saint David’s Day, I thought it would be fitting to put up a post with a Welsh theme. There are some Warringtonians of note with Welsh…

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Warrington Art Treasures

Saturday 16 Sep 2017 - Saturday 21 Apr 2018, All Day


Warrington Museum & Art Gallery


This is the first of three special exhibitions celebrating special events in the history of Warrington Museum and especially the opening of main Art Gallery in October 1877. From its creation in 1848 Warrington Museum has amassed significant collections including works by prominent local Victorian artists who acquired a national reputation as regular exhibitors at the Royal Academy.

Nevertheless, she persisted

Saturday 20 Jan 2018 - Saturday 28 Apr 2018, All Day


Warrington Museum & Art Gallery


This display focuses on the Women’s Suffrage movement and celebrates some of the key women in Warrington who have ‘broken the mould’.

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