#GE2015 – Storify


#V O T I N G M A T T E R S   –  G E N E R A L   E L E C T I O N   S T O R I F Y


The UK general election took place on 7 May 2015, with the biggest turnout since 1997.

#Emilymatters began its #Votingmatters campaign in 2014, with the aim of encouraging more women and young people to vote. The campaign has included Twitter chats #DearLauren messages to a first time voter.

More about Emilymatters:

  • A social media campaign
  • Includes my Emily Davison play ‘To Freedom’s Cause
  • Supports & advances gender equality
  • Particular focus on #Votingmatters for young people & women

We’re busy planning new projects, so please do get in touch via Twitter, Instagram, Facebook or the website.

And here’s our suffragette #Votingmatters storify for the 2015 UK general election: