Wednesday, 25 January 2017
Monday, 5 December 2016
At 10.27pm on Tuesday 5th December 1916 a terrible explosion occurred at the Barnbow Munitions Factory in Leeds, Yorkshire, killing 35 brave women and girls.
A commemoration was held today in Manston Park to honour the Barnbow Lasses.
See my article in the Yorkshire Times
(Photo - Imperial War Museum)