Betteridge Marie

Marie Betteridge   Born into a working-class family in Islington in 1922, Marie was brought up in Lewis buildings, in Liverpool Road, Islington. She attended Laycock School before winning a scholarship to Highbury Hill High […]

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Shapiro Jack & Marie

  Jack & Marie Shapiro The Shapiros began their youthful political activity in the mainstream Communist movement but diverged into supporting other Marxist tendencies for much of the second half of their life.  Born in […]


Cairns Marie

Cairns Marie Married to Sammy Cairns (see entry for Bill Carr and Sammy Cairns), Marie lived in Moorends from the age of 10 years and was well known locally in her own right. At the […]