Emma Sproson (left) and a friend chalking the pavement. This postcard shows the suffragette Emma Sproson chalking a pavement. Pavement chalking was used by the Women's Social and Political Union to announce meetings and demonstrations.
Poster by Hilda Dallas, the WSPU set up the Women’s Press to produce and publish their newspaper. Votes for Women started as a monthly publication but soon appeared weekly and was sold for a penny to a readership of
Emily Wilding Davison was a militant women's suffrage activist who, on 4 June stepped in front of the horse of King George V at the Epsom Derby, sustaining injuries that resulted in her death four days later.