Prime Minister H.H. Asquith, his daughter, guests at Morley Grange after the Freedom Ceremony

Prime Minister H.H. Asquith, his daughter, guests at Morley Grange after the Freedom Ceremony

Prime Minister H.H. Asquith, his daughter, guests at Morley Grange after the Freedom Ceremony

24 July 1913. Prime Minister Asquith visited the town on this day with his daughter, then Violet Asquith, to receive its Freedom. After the ceremony he went to a reception at Morley Grange, the home of the Mayor, W.L. Ingle in Churwell. The dignataries on the right hand side of the photo all have associations with the borough. Those on the left are Mayors and Mayoresses of surrounding towns.

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