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23rd July 2019 All Comments

Honorary Doctorate

Congratulations to Umme Iman who was awarded an honorary Doctorate in Civil Laws by Newcastle University yesterday in recognition of her work on ensuring equality and Human Rights for BME women and children.              

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23rd July 2019 All Comments

New WRC website coming soon…

Women’s Resource Centre wanted to get in touch to let you know that they have a new website coming soon.  “Until the new site is launched, we would love for you to keep up to date with what WRC are doing by following us on Twitter & Facebook @whywomen. A temporary site where you can find links to […]

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23rd July 2019 All Comments

A home of her own, housing and women

Read full publication »Housing is one of the most urgent public policy issues in the UK . Our housing system is in crisis and the causes and impacts of that crisis are gendered. The report A home of her own, women and housing shows that housing is unaffordable for women in every English region.  Read the full report here  […]

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16th July 2019 All Comments

19 September 2019 10:00 ~ Culture Reframed: Pornography as a Public Health Issue – Consequences and Solutions – UWE – Bristol

Until 16:30 @ The Station, Silver Street, Bristol, BS1 2AG This event is aimed at practitioners, researchers, students, professionals and activists in Public Health, Social Work, Mental Health, School Nursing, Nursing, Teaching, Youth Work, Education, Sociology and Social Sciences. Join us for a one-day training conference with Dr Gail Dines, president and CEO of Culture […]

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16th July 2019 All Comments

19 September 2019 10:00 ~ Culture Reframed: Pornography as a Public Health Issue – Consequences and Solutions – UWE – Bristol

Until 16:30 @ The Station, Silver Street, Bristol, BS1 2AG This event is aimed at practitioners, researchers, students, professionals and activists in Public Health, Social Work, Mental Health, School Nursing, Nursing, Teaching, Youth Work, Education, Sociology and Social Sciences. Join us for a one-day training conference with Dr Gail Dines, president and CEO of Culture […]

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15th July 2019 All Comments

This is Not Working – New alliance calls on government to make employers prevent sexual harassment – TUC

‘This Is Not Working’ is an alliance of more than 20 unions, charities and women’s rights organisations – It has launched a petition calling for a new law to make employers prevent sexual harassment in their workplaces The TUC, women’s rights organisations and charities have launched a joint campaign calling on the government to introduce […]

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15th July 2019 All Comments

This is Not Working – New alliance calls on government to make employers prevent sexual harassment – TUC

‘This Is Not Working’ is an alliance of more than 20 unions, charities and women’s rights organisations – It has launched a petition calling for a new law to make employers prevent sexual harassment in their workplaces The TUC, women’s rights organisations and charities have launched a joint campaign calling on the government to introduce […]

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Upcoming Events

23rd July 2019

Drop-in session for women

Call in any Tuesday morning and catch up with other local women at the Workshop. There will always be something to drink and eat in an easy-going atmosphere. There will sometimes be craft and other fun activities and discussions to take part in too. You can use our facilities – WiFi, computers, sewing machine, craft […]

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Upcoming Events

29th July 2019

Mondays for Growth

Come along and join in with a group of women who are interested in growing and eating native plants, working with natural materials, self-build, the outdoors, environment, linked to personal growth and well-being. There will always be something practical to do, women to meet and share lunch with and sometimes guest facilitators to share their […]

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30th July 2019

Stitched Up – Clothes Upcycling

Call in any Tuesday morning and catch up with other local women at the Workshop. There will always be something to drink and eat in an easy-going atmosphere. There will sometimes be craft and other fun activities and discussions to take part in too. Fiona MacLeod will be visiting the drop-in over several weeks running […]

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Upcoming Events

5th August 2019

Mondays for Growth

Come along and join in with a group of women who are interested in growing and eating native plants, working with natural materials, self-build, the outdoors, environment, linked to personal growth and well-being. There will always be something practical to do, women to meet and share lunch with and sometimes guest facilitators to share their […]

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Upcoming Events

6th August 2019

Stitched Up – Clothes Upcycling

Call in any Tuesday morning and catch up with other local women at the Workshop. There will always be something to drink and eat in an easy-going atmosphere. There will sometimes be craft and other fun activities and discussions to take part in too. Fiona MacLeod will be visiting the drop-in over several weeks running […]

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Upcoming Events

12th August 2019

Mondays for Growth

Come along and join in with a group of women who are interested in growing and eating native plants, working with natural materials, self-build, the outdoors, environment, linked to personal growth and well-being. There will always be something practical to do, women to meet and share lunch with and sometimes guest facilitators to share their […]

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Upcoming Events

14th August 2019

Writing and You

Come and explore ways of using writing, whether for wellness or just for fun. Romi Jones will run the workshops in a safe and welcoming way so everyone can get involved.

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18th August 2019

Women’s Workshop ‘Growth’ Festival

Two days of action, new skills, tasters and fun sessions celebrating women’s capacity for growth, whether that’s personal or in the wider world. Watch out for the full programme nearer the time. Everything is free, just a small charge of £3 towards materials for anything ou take home with you.

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Upcoming Events

19th August 2019

Mondays for Growth

Come along and join in with a group of women who are interested in growing and eating native plants, working with natural materials, self-build, the outdoors, environment, linked to personal growth and well-being. There will always be something practical to do, women to meet and share lunch with and sometimes guest facilitators to share their […]

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Upcoming Events

26th August 2019

Mondays for Growth

Come along and join in with a group of women who are interested in growing and eating native plants, working with natural materials, self-build, the outdoors, environment, linked to personal growth and well-being. There will always be something practical to do, women to meet and share lunch with and sometimes guest facilitators to share their […]

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