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    Online event - M&S's Welfare Warrior: Flora Solomon

    Monday 8 March

    To celebrate International Women's Day, discover the lasting legacy of Flora Solomon, who established M&S's pioneering Employee Welfare Department in the 1930s.

    Online Event

    This is a pre-recorded talk featuring original archive images introduced by our Archivist, who will be available to respond to questions during and following the talk.

    Event starts at 12:30pm (running time - 40 minutes).

    Booking Details

    Advance booking is essential, please follow the link below to book your free ticket.


    You will receive full details of how to join the event 30 minutes before the start time by email. 

    If you don't get an email, please check your junk folder as it may be there - if not, get in touch with us at company.archive@marks-and-spencer.com or on Twitter @MandSHeritage for further advice.

    Click here to book your free ticket 

    Visitor Information

    Opening Hours

    Event: 12:30-1:10pm

    Opening hours: Online event


    Add your comment...

    Alan Penn, London
    Friday 5 February
    Looking forward to this. My my mother Zine ‘Jacqui’ Jackson worked for Flora to set up the M&S EWD in the ‘30s
    Elizabeth Alpren, London
    Tuesday 23 February
    I would be very interested in this. I am Stuart Lisbona’s daughter and he worked with Flora
    Elizabeth Alpren, London
    Wednesday 24 February
    How do I register for this event? There is no link to access the booking page
    Archive Team, Leeds
    Wednesday 24 February
    Hi Elizabeth, bookings are now open for the event so please do follow the link. What an interesting connection you have to Flora! We hope you enjoy the event, best wishes, the Archive team.