Tag: suffragette

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…

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…

Nov 28
Historic letter at People’s History Museum reveals first account of suffragettes being force fed in prison

The first known written account of the force-feeding of imprisoned suffragettes has…

Jul 04
Put Her Forward: your chance to nominate the women making a positive impact on society

Manchester is home to countless inspiring women. From the Pankhurst family and the…

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 18
The week in good news: a community garden, a Manchester monologue and the ultimate gift

Summer days seem to be over for now, and many of us found ourselves suddenly…

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…

Feb 06
100 years since The Representation of the People Act – and why Manchester matters

Today marks 100 years since the Representation of the People Act was passed on the 6…

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…