Queen Victoria

Jarrow March: Ripon to Wakefield

Bright and early on Monday the 12th October 1936, the marchers leaving Ripon behind resumed their southerly journey, next stop Harrogate known widely for its health resort. Covering the 11 miles they arrived in Harrogate later that day. Even here the marchers were given a warm welcome. The people of Harrogate had hung a banner …