VOTES FOR WOMEN!

Perfect Bound celebrates 100 years of the Representation of the People Act (6th February 1918) which gave the vote to women over 30.

 photograph of Emmeline Pankhurst by Schmidt, Manchester.  Copyright  The Terence Pepper Collection

photograph of Emmeline Pankhurst by Schmidt, Manchester.  Copyright The Terence Pepper Collection

"I would rather be a rebel than a slave". Those are the uncompromising words of Emmeline Pankhurst, leader of the Suffragette movement and undoubtedly one of the most important and influential women of the 20th Century. Today, Ms Pankhurst, we salute you - and all those who have continued in your footsteps.