Emily Wilding Davison

Courage Calls for a People’s Vote!

Courage Calls for a People’s Vote!

Through drama and creativity we help empower women and young people to use their voice and be heard. Bringing people together, to celebrate how far we have come and to empower a new generation to use their voice and be heard is central to the #Emilymatters initiative. We take inspiration from the legacy of suffragette Emily Wilding Davison, as […]

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Courage Calls!

Courage Calls!

Through drama and creativity we help empower women and young people to use their voice and be heard. Bringing people together, to celebrate how far we have come and to empower a new generation to use their voice and be heard is central to the #Emilymatters initiative. We take inspiration from the legacy of suffragette Emily Wilding Davison, as […]

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Sister Suffragettes, We Need You!

Sister Suffragettes, We Need You!

#Empawa View this post on Instagram A post shared by tofreedomscause (@tofreedomscause) on Oct 2, 2018 at 7:44am PDT . VOTES   FOR   WOMEN The Women’s Social and Political Union.  . Private and Confidential . Dear Friend, Courage Calls! Your presence is urgently required at W.S.P.U. Head Quarters. 11th October, 7.oo p.m. sharp.  For more […]

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Reflecting on the past and looking to the future

Reflecting on the past and looking to the future

Reflecting on the past… Through drama and creativity we help empower young people to use their voice and be heard. From the House of Commons to the Scottish Independence Referendum the 2015 General Election and the EU Referendum, #Emilymatters was there. Bringing people together, to celebrate how far we have come and to empower a new […]

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SHOUT OUT: Barnaby Festival!

SHOUT OUT: Barnaby Festival!

SHOUT OUT: Barnaby Festival! Through drama and creativity we help empower young people to use their voice and be heard. From the House of Commons to the Scottish Independence Referendum the 2015 General Election and the EU Referendum, #Emilymatters was there. Bringing people together, to celebrate how far we have come and to empower a new […]

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#Emilymatters at the WOW Festival 2016

#Emilymatters at the WOW Festival 2016

Twitter | Facebook | Instagram | Email #Emilymatters is a social media campaign, inspired by suffragette Emily Davison, that champions gender equality and has a specific focus on voting matters. See our #Emilymatters page to find out more about what we do. This year will see several pivotal elections, including the Scottish Parliament and Welsh Assembly elections in May as well as the UK’s EU Referendum in […]

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#Emilymatters – Post haste!

#Emilymatters – Post haste!

Twitter | Facebook | Instagram | Email #Emilymatters is a social media campaign, inspired by suffragette Emily Davison, that champions gender equality and has a specific focus on voting matters. See our #Emilymatters page to find out more about what we do. Saturday 19th December was the last day to send cards in time for Christmas, using second class postage. Monday is the last day for first […]

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#Emilymatters – Reflections on the Future

#Emilymatters – Reflections on the Future

  R E F L E C T I O N S   O N   T H E   F U T U R E   Time flies! It’s a year ago today, 13th February 2014, that #Emilymatters began in the House of Commons. About 70 people crammed into the Jubilee Room at the […]

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#Emilymatters – June Purvis: Emily Davison’s imprint on British history

#Emilymatters – June Purvis: Emily Davison’s imprint on British history

G U E S T   B L O G   P O S T   Suffragette Emily Wilding Davison’s Epsom Derby protest remains a controversial act, with some arguing to this day that it damaged the case for women’s suffrage. In the following guest blog post, June Purvis, professor of women’s & gender history at Portsmouth […]

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#Emilymatters – Eileen Luscombe: the WSPU & The Great Inquest of the Nation

#Emilymatters – Eileen Luscombe: the WSPU & The Great Inquest of the Nation

G U E S T   B L O G   P O S T . In following guest blog post, women’s suffrage expert Eileen Luscombe looks at the WSPU‘s promotion of Emily Davison as a martyr to the Cause. . The WSPU & The Great Inquest of the Nation   By Eileen Luscombe. In commemorating Emily’s, […]

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