Saturday, April 29, 2006

Blind Hunger March 1936

Blind Hunger Marchers 1936

A contingent of blind people led by G.A. Costance from Swansea marched through Uxbridge, Middlesex in November 1936 to a rally in Hyde Park, to meet other contingents of Blind marchers from other parts of the country including Leeds and Manchester.

Mr G. A. Constance had been an ex elected Councilor for Middlesex County Council between 1928 and 1931 and done much for the blind while on the Council.