Workshop: The Women of Becontree

Friday 26th March 2021

3PM

Join Valence House’s Archivist for a talk about the history of some of the women that lived and worked on the Becontree Estate and helped to shape the community we live in today. Including Dagenham’s first female mayor, a midwife who delivered hundreds of babies on Becontree, and a pioneer in the charity sector to name but a few. An opportunity to see original material from the archive and hear about some of the individual lives that helped to shape Becontree.
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