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This suffragette’s brilliant advice on marriage has gone viral

“You will be wiser not to chance it, it’s not worth the risk”

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A new suffragette comedy TV series in the works and it sounds brilliant

Based on the bestselling novel, Old Baggage follows a suffragette’s adventures after the vote is won.

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A collection of Sylvia Pankhurst paintings has been bought by the Tate

The pictures show women working in mills and potteries

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A statue of Emmeline Pankhurst was just unveiled in Manchester

Thousands gathered to celebrate the work done by the pioneering suffragette in achieving voting rights for British women.

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How well do you remember the lyrics to Mary Poppins’ Sister Suffragette?

We bet you can’t score 10/10 on this quiz…

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The inspiring reason why these London buildings are being renamed after suffragettes

The announcement was made this morning by the Countess of Wessex.

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4 female MPs on what it’s really like to be a woman in parliament

Women won the right to become MPs 100 years ago today. But do our current crop of female MPs feel that everything is equal?

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Anna Fielding
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Who was Constance Markievicz, the first female MP?

A portrait of the suffragette and Irish revolutionary has just been gifted to the UK parliament. Here’s why she was so important.

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Moya Crockett
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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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Where to see the UK’s best statues of remarkable women from history

From Emmeline Pankhurst to Mary Seacole and Cilla Black, these statues honour the achievements of the UK’s female trailblazers.

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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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Hillary Clinton has a new job and she’s absolutely perfect for it

OK, it’s not President of the United States but it’s almost as good

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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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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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Moya Crockett
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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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Beverley Knight brings Emmeline Pankhurst to life in this unmissable suffragettes musical

It's a must-circle on the calendar of every feminist

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Megan Murray
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The significance of Meghan Markle's favourite colour

It's the colour she's worn the most since announcing her engagement to Prince Harry - and some suspect there's an important reason behind it

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This cult T-shirt brand has a special treat for Stylist readers

You won't want to miss it

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