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Lucy Pocock-Stillwell: A woman in a waterman’s world
8th March 2018 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm£6
Not only a champion sculler in England but subsequently a women’s rowing coach in the United States, Lucy Pocock-Stillwell led an extraordinary life for a woman in the early Twentieth Century. This talk will explore her career as a professional sculler and as a coach to women in Washington State, and consider how her experiences align with, or challenge, social expectations of women at the time on both sides of the pond.
A talk to mark International Women’s Day.
Lecture ticket £6
Booking is essential for events, please call 01491 415600
Our café is delighted to offer a special lunch menu to visitors participating in one of our Museum events! The delicious two course lunch will be served in the cafe.
Warm savoury tart, new potatoes with butter & chives, green salad
- Leek, gruyere & thyme
- Chestnut Mushroom, goat’s cheese & tarragon
- Cherry tomato, brie & basil
Delicious homemade chocolate brownie & flapjack bites.
Freshly brewed filter coffee or loose leaf Canton tea.
£12.50 per person
Please call: 01491 415602 to pre-book your lunch
If you have any queries or special dietary requirements, please contact the catering team on: Henley@leafi.co.uk