Tag: Emmeline Pankhurst

Jul 08
A life-sized LEGO suffragette is coming to Manchester on Emmeline Pankhurst’s birthday

This brilliant life-sized statue of a suffragette made entirely from LEGO is to go on…

Mar 05
How to celebrate International Women’s Day 2019 in Manchester

It’s International Women’s Day on Friday 8th March, the annual event that celebrates…

Dec 17
Emmeline Pankhurst documentary sent to ALL Manchester high schools after suffragette statue unveiled

The award-winning documentary on Emmeline Pankhurst that played out as the new statue…

Dec 13
Our Emmeline is the first female statue to be unveiled in Manchester since 1901

On Friday 14th December, a statue of Emmeline Pankhurst will be unveiled to the public…

Sep 14
This week’s good news: garden celebrating suffragette movement opens thanks to public backing

A new garden has been opened at the Pankhurst Centre, the former home of suffragette…

Jun 21
Move over Madchester: Galchester celebrates the creative women of Manchester

Galchester is no ordinary magazine. It’s a colourful, book-sized publication by…

Jun 19
From the city of Pankhurst with love: the heartfelt handwritten message inspiring Manchester

When Donald Trump was inaugurated in January 2017, many took to the streets in…

Jun 04
Our Emmeline: a new documentary proving “one woman can change everything”

Everybody knows her name. We know bits about her. She lived in Moss Side. She was a…

Jan 29
The week in good news: heroes, heroines and honours

When spring still seems far away and stress levels get difficult to handle, a weekly…

Jan 23
Sex and the city: Manchester celebrates 100 years of radical women

Manchester has a history of radical women. The city has had an established suffrage…

Dec 16
Manchester wins government funding for Pankhurst Centre and statue

Manchester is to receive £370,000 from the government’s Centenary Cities Fund…

Sep 05
Women of Manchester invited to share their stories for suffragette celebration

February 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the 1918 Representation of the People Act…