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#Vote100 Events
what women want 2.0 featured
20
Feb

07/03/18: What Women Want 2.0

Shami Chakrabarti CBE and the What Women Want 2.0 team invite you to Parliament to celebrate International Women’s Day 2018 at the launch of the What Women Want 2.0 report. In 1996, the What Women Want survey posed a simple question to women across the country: What Do You Want? 10,000 women, from all walks...
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CARE International’s #March4Women, London, UK 04 Mar 2017 featured
07
Feb

04/03/18: #March4Women | CARE International

Join CARE International UK for London’s annual #March4Women! 2018 marks 100 years since women in the UK first got the vote. Yet 100 years on, here in the UK and around the world, women are still too often subjected to sexism, abuse, harassment or violence. It’s time for this to end. #March4Women brings together people of all genders to call...
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museum of brands featured
29
Jan

100th anniversary of the women’s right to vote & International Women’s Day | Museum of Brands

This year, Museum of Brands are celebrating Vote 100 and International Women’s Day 2018 with a special gallery trail on nine moments in British history which changed lives for women, screening their ThinkBox film on women in TV ads and hosting an empowering panel debate with inspirational industry leaders on Monday 5 March. Inspirational Women...
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Women in Focus featured
24
Jan

10/03/18 – 11/03/18: Women in Focus Festival

Ladies, gentlemen, and everyone in-between – come and celebrate International Women’s Day, 2018 at Poplar Union! Taking place over the 10 & 11 March, this two day festival is open to all and provides a space to enjoy top quality performances, talks, workshops, film screenings and discussion groups. Get involved and together let’s open up...
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Suffragette
12
Jan

09/02/18: Suffragette | Film Event

Hollywood blockbuster Suffragette, starring Carey Mulligan and Meryl Streep, received wide critical acclaim for its handling of a subject not often portrayed on the big screen – the fight for womens’ right to vote. We invite you to a special screening of Suffragette, with a chance to explore some of the fascinating original documents related...
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12
Jan

28/02/18: Women’s Voices in Law | A celebration of the first 100 years of women’s suffrage

During 2018, The Dickson Poon School of Law is holding a series of public lectures to mark the centenary of the beginning of women’s suffrage in the United Kingdom. These lectures will be delivered by women lawyers including Judges, practitioners and academics who have acheived distinction in the law to provide a woman’s voice and...
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12
Jan

15/02/18: Deeds not words | An evening with Dr Helen Pankhurst

On the 100th anniversary of women getting the vote, join us for an evening with Dr Helen Pankhurst – great-granddaughter of suffragette leader Emmeline Pankhurst and a leading women’s rights campaigner – who will be leading a participatory discussion on women’s lives and feminism, reflecting on the changes in the UK since the right to...
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Women's suffrage featured
12
Jan

24/03/18: Stories of Women | A day of talks exploring women’s history

Southwark Cathedral presents a day of talks about women, looking at their stories, old and new. To mark a century of women’s suffrage, we will be celebrating the history of those who fought to get the vote. 10.00am – 11.00am | Elizabeth Crawford – Pictures and Politics: the art of suffrage propaganda The early-20th-century women’s...
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