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31 January 2020 Winter Talks at the Estate Office No. 4 - Formation and organisation of the Women's Land Army in WW1

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31 January 2020 Winter Talks at the Estate Office No. 4 - Formation and organisation of the Women's Land Army in WW1
This winter we will be hosting a series of talks at the estate office focusing on a range of subjects with the Estate and Walled Garden at their heart.

This winter we will be hosting a series of talks at the estate office focusing on a range of subjects with the Estate and Walled Garden at their heart.

Talk 4: Formation and organisation of the Women's Land Army in WW1 - Alex Amos

'The objective was simple: "to procure, train and equip a large number of women able and willing to devote their time to agricultural work wherever they are required'.  Board of Agriculture.

 10.30 – 12.30

Talks of approximately one hour start at 11.00am

£5 Donation in aid of the Walled Garden Project to include tea or coffee before the talk begins

Location: Luton Hoo Estate Office (Upstairs in the lecture room)

Park in Luton Hoo Walled Garden Car Park

Sat Nav for entrance to the Estate (not via the Hotel: LU1 4LF)

 

Prior Booking is not required