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IBMT’s annual Len Crome Memorial Conference, this year on “Women and the Spanish Civil War”.


11am-5pm; Manchester Conference Centre & Pendulum Hotel, Sackville Street, Manchester M1 3BB; tel: 0161 955 8000



Professor Paul Preston: Pasionaria of steel: the life of Dolores Ibárruri.

Professor Helen Graham: Wars of development: Margaret Michaelis’s images of 1930s Barcelona.

Dr Sylvia Martin: Aileen Palmer and the British Medical Unit: ‘our secretary, our interpreter, our dogsbody’.

Dr Linda Palfreeman: Fernanda Jacobsen: Samaritan or spy?


Fees and booking

– £15 including buffet lunch (payment by 28 February).

– £10 entrance only (payment on the day).

– Send cheques payable to IBMT to: Charles Jepson, Aysgaard, Beardwood Brow, Blackburn BB2 7AT (no receipts will be sent); or pay online via PayPal:; queries: or tel: 01254 51302.


Further general information

– Dolores Long: or 0161 226 2013.

 – Hilary Jones: or 01625 527 540.

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