Mitchie Alexander’s Poem for Mary Clarke

This powerful and moving poem was written by Cllr Mitchie Alexander and read by her at a special meeting of Brighton & Hove City Council on 14th December 2022. She read it in support of the motion to posthumously award Mary the Freedom of the City. ┬áMary Clarke 1862-1910 The First Suffragette to die for the cause “I wear my purple sleeves with pride, You…

Mary Clarke Statue Appeal