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19th July 2018 All Comments

Independent Review calls for immediate halt of the use of surgical mesh for stress urinary incontinence

Department of Health and Social Care will accept recommendation The Independent Medicines and Medical Devices Safety Review has concluded that there must be an immediate pause in the use of surgical mesh for the treatment of stress urinary incontinence (SUI). The Review’s conclusion follows meetings held in the initial stages of its work, over recent […]

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19th July 2018 All Comments

Allow women to take misoprostol at home – Healthcare leaders letter to Secretary of State for Health and Social Care

Women in England should be allowed to take misoprostol – the second drug used to effect an early medical abortion – just like their peers in Scotland and Wales, argue healthcare leaders, in an editorial published in BMJ Sexual & Reproductive Health. Professor Lesley Regan, President of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, Dr […]

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19th July 2018 All Comments

Holding down vital job a struggle for parents of disabled children – new report – Working Families

Parents of the UK’s million disabled children are struggling to hold down vital jobs – even when they downshift and stall career progress – because of a dearth of suitable and affordable childcare, flexible jobs and appropriate leave. A new report by charity Working Families analysed feedback from 1,250 parents of disabled children – the […]

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18th July 2018 All Comments

Show Racism the Red Card – Admin & Support Worker vacancy

Show Racism the Red Card is an anti-racism educational charity. Our aim is to combat racism through enabling role models, who are predominantly but not exclusively footballers, to present an anti-racism message to young people and society. We are seeking to recruit an Administration & Support Worker to join our Education Team  in the North East of […]

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18th July 2018 All Comments

Policy and Campaigns Support Officer vacancy at Northern TUC

Northern TUC are currently recruiting for a Policy and Campaigns Support Officer to join their team in the Northern Region. The role offers the post holder a significant opportunity to become involved in and contribute towards TUC policy and campaigns work. Tasks are wide ranging and incorporate support for policy and research and campaign projects. Communication […]

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16th July 2018 All Comments

Communications Officer @ Women’s Aid

Communications Officer (maternity cover) Women’s Aid is the national charity working to end domestic abuse against women and children. Over the past 44 years, Women’s Aid has been at the forefront of shaping and coordinating responses to domestic violence and abuse through practice, research and policy. They empower survivors by keeping their voices at the heart […]

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16th July 2018 All Comments

Advocacy Officer @ Women’s Aid

Job Title: Advocacy Officer Women’s Aid is the national charity working to end domestic abuse against women and children. Over the past 44 years, Women’s Aid has been at the forefront of shaping and coordinating responses to domestic violence and abuse through practice, research and policy. They empower survivors by keeping their voices at the heart […]

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Upcoming Events

24th July 2018

Women’s Weeds Tuesdays

Come along on Tuesdays between 5 and 7pm to get involved in the Women’s Weeds project at the Women’s Workshop. We are sowing wild areas, creating a physic garden and pop-up cafe area and learning about local native plants and their uses in the process.

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31st July 2018

Women’s Weeds Tuesdays

Come along on Tuesdays between 5 and 7pm to get involved in the Women’s Weeds project at the Women’s Workshop. We are sowing wild areas, creating a physic garden and pop-up cafe area and learning about local native plants and their uses in the process.

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7th August 2018

Women’s Weeds Tuesdays

Come along on Tuesdays between 5 and 7pm to get involved in the Women’s Weeds project at the Women’s Workshop. We are sowing wild areas, creating a physic garden and pop-up cafe area and learning about local native plants and their uses in the process.

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Upcoming Events

11th August 2018

Womens Weeds Creative Writing Workshops

For total beginners and experienced writers… let your pen … …turn a dandelion into a short story …. or a leaf into a poem …or a nettle into a memoir

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14th August 2018

Women’s Weeds Tuesdays

Come along on Tuesdays between 5 and 7pm to get involved in the Women’s Weeds project at the Women’s Workshop. We are sowing wild areas, creating a physic garden and pop-up cafe area and learning about local native plants and their uses in the process.

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15th August 2018

Can Do! Young Women’s Day

Save the Day! Join us at the Women’s Workshop for various fun, crafts and practical activities, just for girls and young women, including these and more… •Up-cycling – furniture, frames, anything you would like to smarten up •DIY skills – Electrics, making and hanging a shelf •Wild Women doll-making from scrap material •Geocaching – explore […]

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21st August 2018

Women’s Weeds Tuesdays

Come along on Tuesdays between 5 and 7pm to get involved in the Women’s Weeds project at the Women’s Workshop. We are sowing wild areas, creating a physic garden and pop-up cafe area and learning about local native plants and their uses in the process.

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22nd August 2018

Womens Weeds Creative Writing Workshop 2

Second of two creative writing workshops as part of the Women’s Weeds project…. For total beginners and experienced writers… let your pen … …turn a dandelion into a short story …. or a leaf into a poem …or a nettle into a memoir

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28th August 2018

Women’s Weeds Tuesdays

Come along on Tuesdays between 5 and 7pm to get involved in the Women’s Weeds project at the Women’s Workshop. We are sowing wild areas, creating a physic garden and pop-up cafe area and learning about local native plants and their uses in the process.

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4th September 2018

Women’s Weeds Tuesdays

Come along on Tuesdays between 5 and 7pm to get involved in the Women’s Weeds project at the Women’s Workshop. We are sowing wild areas, creating a physic garden and pop-up cafe area and learning about local native plants and their uses in the process.

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