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Wed, 31 Jul

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Prince Regent Hotel – London, Chigwell

LEGACY - On a Bet and a Prayer

A young woman who embarks on a journey of adventure, excitement and hard work. From the vibrant city of Lagos to the suburbs of Essex - Mary Stretch, navigates a world full of glass ceilings to becoming one of the 1st black female producer/presenters on BBC radio and television.

LEGACY - On a Bet and a Prayer
LEGACY - On a Bet and a Prayer

Time & Location

31 Jul 2024, 18:30 – 22:00 BST

Prince Regent Hotel – London, Chigwell, Manor Rd, Woodford, Chigwell, Woodford Green IG8 8AE, UK

About the Event

AN EVENT NOT TO BE MISSED!

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On a Bet and a Prayer tells the story of a young woman who embarks on a journey of adventure, excitement and hard work. From the vibrant city of Lagos to the suburbs of Essex - Mary Stretch (then known as Pett), navigates a world full of glass ceilings to become (among other pioneering roles) one of the first black female producer/presenters on BBC radio and television.

Watch the trailer by clicking here.

How did a black woman, born in Nigeria and completing her early education in Essex, become such a pioneer and trailblazer?

Mary’s never been told before story will educate you, inspire you, and leave you with hope that your gender, the colour of your skin, or birthplace, does not have to limit what you can achieve.

Bonus: An opportunity to have your questions answered by a panel of women in senior leadership and to make new connections at the optional networking session

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PREMIERE EVENT PROGRAM

  • Part 1: Legacy film - On a Bet and a Prayer.  Featuring Mary Stretch.
  • Part 2: Panel - Directors and experienced senior leaders in various fields.
  • Part 3: Q & A - Directors and experienced senior leaders in various fields.
  • Part 4: Networking - Mingle and meet leaders or aspiring leaders.

Book your tickets now - click here, and come and...

  1. Enjoy yourself. - Take time out.
  2. Invest in yourself. - Develop your knowledge and ask questions.
  3. Make a difference. - Support inclusion in leadership.
  4. Network. - Expand your leadership contacts.

There maybe early bird priced tickets still available.  Book now - click here.

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