Suffragettes: Who was Emmeline Pankhurst?

Women haven't always had the right to vote in the UK.

There were many people who campaigned extremely hard to change this.

Two groups in particular are well known for leading the way in the fight to get votes for women - the Suffragists and the Suffragettes.

Emmeline Pankhurst was a founding member of the Suffragettes. Find out more about her.

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