Chartist walk and talk
Added: Friday, June 30, 2006
On Sunday July 2nd, join us at 11.00am for the curtain-raiser to Halifax's "Celebrate Democracy" Festival !
But waved the wind on Blackstone height
The meeting was chaired by veteran Chartist campaigner Ben Rushton of Ovenden, who warned Jones that the arm of the law would be raised against him if he continued to support the cause of the working man. Jones was indeed imprisoned for his views, and spent two years in solitary confinement in punitive conditions, returning to stand for election in Halifax.
Buses: First Calderline 528: Halifax, Blackstone Edge, Rochdale - drop off at pub.
First Huddersfield 900: Hebden Bridge - Blackstone Edge reservoir - Huddersfield. Drop off at reservoir, turn right on to A58 towards Littleborough, walk short distance to pub.
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