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No Man’s Land offers rarely-seen female perspectives on the First World War, featuring images taken by women who worked as nurses, ambulance drivers, and official photographers, as well as contemporary artists directly inspired by the conflict.Find out more »
Join us for an exclusive hands-on science and engineering event at Brunel’s SS Great Britain to celebrate International Women in Engineering Day. Meet inspiring scientists and engineers, take part in activities and explore the amazing opportunities available in these exciting industries.
Part of Deeds not Words.
Join us for an evening in celebration of some of Bristol’s most fascinating women, featuring local author, Jane Duffus, on her latest book 'The Women Who Built Bristol'. Copies will be available with £2 off the RRP (with proceeds to Bristol Women's Voice), as well as the chance to get yours signed by Jane! We will also hear from one of Casper’s most popular designer/makers, Rae Flay of Yay Rae Flay, on starting out as a female entrepreneur and the networking opportunities…Find out more »
Celebrate the centenary of votes for women with a day of film screenings, performances, talks, walks, children’s craft activities and opportunities to meet local women’s history experts. Part of Deeds Not Words.Find out more »
A collection of digital site-specific games, designed and built by young women in Bristol aged 13 - 18. The games will tell the story of the women’s suffrage movement through interaction with place and history. Part of Deeds not Words.Find out more »
Look out for suffragettes will be out and about in Bristol. Maybe you will spot them at your local supermarkets or at the bus stop. Find out about what it was like for them as they fought for universal suffrage.Find out more »
An imagined meeting between two great rebels.
Written by Natalie McGrath & Directed by Josie Sutcliffe.
1913. Revolution stings the air. In an orchard two women meet in secret. Their actions have divided them. Divided a nation. Split their cause in two.
What happens when the two women are suffrage leaders and rebels; Emmeline Pankhurst and Millicent Fawcett?Find out more »
Join us for a FREE interactive session which will give women and their partners an overview of their maternity rights and what they should expect from their employers. Bristol Women's Voice will use real-life examples to explain your rights while pregnant, while on maternity leave and when returning to work. There will be time for women to share their experiences and we will signpost to organisations that can offer explicit legal advice. The event is part of the wider Bristol…Find out more »
UpFest: Women & Walls is part of Deeds Not Words , a year-long programme of events to mark 100 years since the first women were given the vote in the UK.
Upfest has commissioned three female Street Artists to mark the centenary with work exploring and celebrating the Suffrage Movement.Find out more »
In honour of this historic milestone, Bristol Old Vic Young Company present their love letter to the women and girls who fought and campaigned to get us to where we are today.Find out more »