No More Taboo on Period Poverty

A report by BWV reporter Emma Carey If one year ago someone suggested I donate my night time sanitary pad to the Sainsbury’s food bank, I would have clung onto it like a life raft and screamed: “do you know how expensive these are? They have wings, for God’s sake!” That’s because I didn’t know […]

Women in Trade and Construction Panel Discussion

By BWV reporter and photographer Laura Hillier Our International Women’s Day event included a panel discussion that highlighted the roles of women working in the trades and construction. The discussion was chaired by Raquel Rosario Sanchez (a BWV trustee), and our panel included: Jane Birakos – JAK’s Decoration and Design Karin Smyth – South Bristol […]

International Women’s Day

photographs by Mireya Gonzalez BWV’s International Women’s Day was not to be missed – over 30 various events, hundreds of fabulous women and a myriad of topics. If you didn’t make it to the City Hall, however, fear not – BWV will be bringing you up to speed with our impressions and learnings. As a […]