Badass Women of Bermondsey Running Tour

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Badass Women of Bermondsey Running Tour
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Dive into the rich history of Bermondsey's women with this 7k running tour exploring the hidden history of the area. Suitable for all levels of runner, this event uncovers the story behind the 1911 strike and the women who rallied together to make change.
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Thu 21st Sep 2023
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London, United Kingdom
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Where and when
1 Tooley St, London SE1 2PF, UK
Start times
Thu 21st Sep 2023
Event summary
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Route information
This 7k guided running tour delves into the forgotten history of Bermondsey's working women. Beginning at Southwark Gateway Needle, by London Bridge Station, and ending at Bermondsey Station, this tour explores the events of the 1911 strike, where 14,000 female factory workers rallied to protest their working conditions and poor pay.
Although there are few statues and monuments to commemorate these women, the tour will take you round the buildings and places that were an integral part of their movement, including Hartley's Jam, Cross & Blackwell, Pink's Jam and Peak Frearn.
What's included
  • Guided history tour
  • Digital photos
  • Finish-line snack
  • Info about the people on the tour
How to get there
1 Tooley St, London SE1 2PF, UK
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By Public Transport
The start point of the tour is located just across from London Bridge Station, which is serviced by the Jubilee and Northern lines. There are several bus stops also located within walking distance of the start.
Event day logistics
18:30 Tour starts
20:00 Approximate finish time
This tour is open to all levels of runner, with the guide doing their utmost to accommodate the pace of the gentlest runner in the group.
However, please be prepared to run the full distance as opposed to walking. For groups of over 10 runners, there will be a designated back-runner in place.
Do I have to be a good runner to participate in the Badass Women of Bermondsey Running Tour?
This tour welcomes runners of all abilities, but participants should be able to run the full distance of 7k without walking.
Where does the Badass Women of Bermondsey Running Tour start and finish?
The tour starts at Southwark Gateaway Needle, close to London Bridge Station, and finishes at Bermondsey Station.
How long does the Badass Women of Bermondsey Running Tour take?
The tour will take approximately 1.5 hours.
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