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The Elizabeth Garrett Anderson Gallery - now open to the public

> See details of Enterprising Women: The Garretts and their Circle by Elizabeth Crawford

The Elizabeth Garrett Anderson Gallery, set within the beautifully restored former Elizabeth Garrett Anderson Hospital building that now forms part of the new UNISON Centre, is now open to the public. The gallery is a permanent installation and uses a variety of media to set the story of Elizabeth Garrett Anderson, her hospital, and women’s struggle to achieve equality in the field of medicine within the wider framework of 19th and 20th century social history. Interactive displays allow the visitor to discover more about the ‘Enterprising Women’ who followed Elizabeth Garrett into the medical profession – and into other spheres of British public life.
 
The gallery is very close to the Wellcome Collection, the British Library – and Euston and King’s Cross stations. Numerous bus routes pass the door.
 
Admission is free and the gallery is open Wednesday to Friday 9.00am to 6.00pm and on the first Saturday of every month 9.00am to 6.00pm.
 
An audio descriptive guide for the blind and partially sighted is available at the Reception Desk
 
The Elizabeth Garrett Anderson Gallery
The UNISON Centre
130 Euston Road.
London NW1 2AY.
Telephone: 0845 355 084

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First Sunday of every month, Redruth. Shout with the Red River singers.

Until 19 March 2017, Hampstead, London. Lancelot Ribeiro, an exhibition at Burgh House.

15th, 16th & 18th February, The Wanton Seed Tour. Celebrating the reissue of the song books Marrowbones, The Wanton Seed, The Foggy Dew and The Constant Lovers.

25 February 2017, Penzance, Cornwall. Cornish singing and storytelling compered by Mick Paynter.

26 February 2017, Penzance, Cornwall. Cornish language music event with Mick Paynter.

27 February 2017, Penzance, Cornwall. Penzance and Mick Paynter – boyhood recollections of the town.

27 February 2017 to 2 March 2017, Penzance, Cornwall. Three part history of the Cornish Language given by Mick Paynter.

1 to 5 March 2017, St Andrews. Aurélia Lassaque is Poet in Residence at StAnza, the annual poetry festival in Fife.

5 March 2017, Perranporth, Cornwall. Performance of Bewnans Peran - a St Piran play by Alan M, Kent.

9 March 2017, Georgian Embassy, London. Book launch and reception for A House with No Doors – Ten Georgian Women Poets.

9 March 2017, Helsinki, Finland. Premiere of Arctic Odyssey with Niillas Holmberg at the Finnish National Theatre,

13 March 2017, Camelford, Cornwall. Alan M, Kent speaking on Playwriting and History.

16 March 2017, V&A, London. Lancelot Ribeiro: A Celebration of Life, Love and Passion with Gerard McBurney and David Buckman.

10 April to 27 May 2017, Camden, London. An exhibition of the works of Lancelot Ribeiro.

11 April 2017, Camden, London. Ribeiro Rediscovered, a talk by David Buckman.