Winson Green in Hansard 4

Winson Green in Hansard 4
  • Title: Winson Green force feeding in Hansard

  • Date : 1909

  • Catalogue number : Hansard HC Deb, 27 September 1909, Series 5, Volume 11, c925

  • Description :

    The force feeding of suffragettes in Winson Green Prison, Birmingham, was repeatedly brought up in Parliament by the MP Keir Hardie.  Here you can read a verbatim account, taken from Hansard, of the first time he questioned the government about this matter.