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Hull’s Headscarf Heroes did you watch it?

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EachandEveryone Thu 08-Feb-18 09:34:13 if you never theres the link. It’s brilliant.

DereksGotATail Thu 08-Feb-18 11:48:21

Yes, I watched it.
I'm from the area and I'm ashamed to say that I only knew vague details about these tragedies. It's hard to believe that those men went to work without basic safety measures in place in such treacherous conditions.

CoolCarrie Thu 08-Feb-18 11:48:31

Yes, I did. It was excellent, very strong determined women. I love programmes like this, spotlighting little known stories and showing people power at its best.

HelenaDove Thu 08-Feb-18 16:54:54

i watched it. Full of admiration for Lil and Yvonne and all the women who campaigned Huge achievement.

VanillaSugar Fri 09-Feb-18 17:39:30

Yes. It was brilliant. Hard to think that all that happened along the quay where Mr Chu is based!

NotQuitePerfect Thu 15-Feb-18 11:36:51

Thanks for the recommendation.
At home, full of a cold, watched this yesterday and can’t stop thinking about it. Amazing story, well told. It should be more widely known about shock

PaddingtonBearHardStare Thu 15-Feb-18 18:42:23

Hope this link works, petition to get the last remaining member on The Queens Birthday Honours List

addler Thu 15-Feb-18 18:46:33

Thanks for this link, I'm going to watch tonight. I come from a family of Hull fisherman so this is close to my heart.

NotQuitePerfect Fri 16-Feb-18 08:03:03

Signed the petition - thanks for the link Paddington wink

VanillaSugar Fri 16-Feb-18 08:19:10

Signed and shared -thanks Paddington

Did anyone see the play that was performed in November about these ladies?

CoolCarrie Fri 16-Feb-18 13:44:36

Signed and shared thank you for the link. It’s about time real heroes and heroines got honours instead of stage and film stars.

EachandEveryone Wed 21-Feb-18 00:18:44

My mum went to the play said it was fantastic.

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