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Plaque to Mary Wollstonecraft at Newington Green, London

Green Plaque to Mary Wollstonecraft on Newington Green

Green Plaque for Mary Wollstonecraft on Newington Green, London N16 UK

 

 

WING Tree Give Away

Trees to Give Away

320 Native Saplings Given away as part of our WING project

Women's Hour Discussion of Mary on the Green

Women's Hour ~ BBC Radio 4 ~ 10am Thursday 10 March

First, NGAG's letter to the Guardian about Mary on the Green gets published on the centenary of International Women's Day, accompanied by the support of 75 Parliamentarians.

NGAG's Letter to the Guardian

NGAG's Letter to the Guardian Newspaper re the Mary Wollstonecraft memorial.

On 8 March 2011, the 100th anniversary of the first International Women's Day, the Newington Green Action Group wrote to the Guardian asking for support for the project to erect a memorial sculpture to Mary Wollstonecraft on Newington Green.

The letter was accompanied by the names of 75 supporters from the Houses of Parliament - and the number keeps growing!

Mary on the Green Website

Mary Wollstonecraft

Mary on the Green project.

The Newington Green Action Group is pleased to announce that it is now launching its Mary on the Green campaign, with a second website dedicated to our exciting project to erect a memorial sculpture to Mary Wollstonecraft on Newington Green N16. Wollstonecraft (1759-1797) used to attend the Dissenters' Church and ran a girl's school, here on the Green.

NGAG Newsletter February 2011

February Newsletter

Find out about NGAG's calendar of planned events, executive committee meetings and public meetings, during the rest of the year, in the latest newsletter from our Chair, Jenny Littlewood. 

You may download a copy here.

 

 

 

Season's Greetings from the NGAG Chair!

Snowballs on Newington Green

From Jenny Littlewood, the NGAG Chair:

 

A Happy and Peaceful Christmas and New Year

To all our Members and the Traders who have so kindly donated gifts and helped us to continue the work of improving the local historic environment.

Further news from Jenny and about NGAG's activities may be found in the latest Newsletter

In Bloom 2010 ~ High Silver Gilt Award for Newington Green

High Silver Gilt RHS Urban Communities Award for Newington Green 2010

The Newington Green Action Group teamed up with the Mayville Gardening Club and the King Henry's Walk Community Garden, to enter the RHS Urban Communities Award, which is part of the London In Bloom scheme.

The Village That Changed The World ~ 2nd Edition

The Village That Changed The World

NGAG's award-winning book about the history of Newington Green, by Alex Allardyce, has proved to be so popular that a second edition has just been printed!

Because printing costs have risen, we have had to put the price up a little but it is still only £7.50 including postage within the UK. If you can collect a copy, it is £6.50.

Overseas and Bulk Orders are also available

Green Heritage and Green Flag Awards for Newington Green 2010

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Green Heritage Award ~ and ~ Green Flag Award for 2010

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