100 Years of Votes for Women

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  • Visible Women

    10 woman politicians who came ‘first’, from Nancy Astor to Diane Abbott

    On the centenary of women being able to stand for parliament, we look back at a timeline of ‘firsts’ for women in politics.

    Posted by
    Hannah-Rose Yee and Moya Crockett
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    Visible Women

    “What happened when Stylist went into a school to talk about gender equality”

    If there’s anything scarier than standing up in front of a classroom of 14-year-olds, I’d like to hear about it.

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
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  • Visible Women

    This inspiring event is perfect for women interested in getting into politics

    Here’s how you can attend a special day at Parliament, packed with panel discussions, workshops and inspirational women.

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
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  • Visible Women

    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.”

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
    Published
  • Visible Women

    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.

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
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    Visible Women

    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.

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
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  • Visible Women

    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.

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
    Published
  • Visible Women

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

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

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
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    Visible Women

    “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.

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
    Published
  • Visible Women

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

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

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
    Published