The Great Debate and Great North Festival present
Waking the Dawn at Sunderland University October 2013
A debate in honour of Emily Davison in her centenary year and Ellen Wilkinson, one striving for change by direct action, the other by representative politics
The debate reflected on how we might awaken a new dawn. Speakers are Tasmin Omond Activist, Julie Elliot MP for Sunderland Central and Miranda Threlfall-Holmes Vicar of Belmont and Pittington in Durham. Chair: Shiela Bamber, Rector of Bishopwearmouth.