Emily Wilding Davison Statue in Morpeth



Morpeth women’s rights champion remembered on special day

IT’S International Women’s Day and at Morpeth the occasion has been marked with tributes to suffragette Emily Wilding Davison.

Flowers and painted stones were left at her statue in Carlisle Park and a wreath was laid at her grave in St Mary’s churchyard where ribbons and beads were tied to the railings of the Davison family plot.