From Suffragettes and Beyond - Discover the History of Women and the Vote

Date and time: 

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 17:00 to 18:30


Room 210 Squires Building, Northumbria University

Be inspired by the fascinating story of how women won the vote, from the earliest petitions and protests to the direct action of the Suffragettes and beyond.

Find out when women sat in the Lords and what they did when they got there.

Discover the changes introduced by early women pioneers.

This workshop will involve a fun quiz, a talk describing the journey women took to get the vote using images from the Parliamentary Archive as well as a brief look at how to get involved in the work of Parliament today.