100 Years of Votes for Women

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    Why 120 of the world’s most important female MPs are gathering in London today

    In the words of Theresa May: “A woman’s place is in elected office.”

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    How you could star in this amazing public artwork celebrating women’s suffrage

    Pay tribute to an amazing woman in your life – or yourself – by submitting photos to The Face of Suffrage project.

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    A letter from the first militant suffragette has been discovered – read it here

    Working-class suffragette Annie Kenney wrote the letter to her sister after being released from prison.

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    Meet the woman behind this autumn’s biggest feminist musical

    Kate Prince is the choreographer-director of Sylvia, a musical about suffragette Sylvia Pankhurst – and Stylist’s Woman of the Week.

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    You can now nominate your favourite female photographer for a major exhibition

    If you know a brilliant photographer who deserves more exposure, get nominating.

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    “Emmeline Pankhurst wasn’t perfect, but she was still a hero”

    14 July is Emmeline Pankhurst Day. The leading suffragette was flawed, divisive and autocratic – and we should never forget her.

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    How Vicky Featherstone’s new TV series spotlights women’s stories

    Talking #MeToo, double entendres and conscious hiring with the acclaimed feminist theatre director.

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    This new BBC documentary about Emmeline Pankhurst is a must-watch

    Emmeline Pankhurst: The Making of a Militant will explore the woman behind the myth.

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    This online exhibition takes you behind the scenes of the suffrage movement

    The brainchild of Google, Road to Equality celebrates the heroic women who fought for the right to vote.

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    Processions 2018: Highlights from the day around the UK

    The best banners and most moving moments from Belfast, Edinburgh, Cardiff and London.

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