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Martine Wright – Unbroken, Ilkley Literature Festival

October 11, 2017 @ 19:30 - 21:00

The Grammar School at Leeds are delighted to sponsor the Ilkley Literature Festival 2017 and host Paralympian, Martine Wright in conversation with leading sports journalist, Sue Mott.

In 2005, Martine Wright was a marketing manager. In 2015, she was voted one of the ‘50 Most Powerful Women in British Sport’. In the course of ten years, her life changed forever when she lost both her legs in the London underground bombings of 7/7.  Martine gives an inspiring account of how she turned trauma and tragedy into hope, taking up sitting volleyball as part of her rehabilitation and eventually representing Great Britain at the Paralympics in London 2012.

Refreshments will be served from 19:00. Event will start at 19:30.

Tickets: £14 /£10 concessions.

Tickets can be purchased here.


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