Tag: Emily Davison

#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 – 2nd Anniversary – reflections & thanks

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#Emilymatters – 2nd Anniversary – reflections & thanks

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. You’re invited! Join our special 2nd birthday chat tomorrow as we look to the future of how #votingmatters. #EMat2 pic.twitter.com/y0slULGMCX — #Emilymatters (@Emilymatters) February 13, […]

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#Emilymatters – Because You Matter #NVRD

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#Emilymatters – Because You Matter #NVRD

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. Team #Emilymatters is busy working on new creative projects – there will be updates about these over the coming months. For this year’s National Voter […]

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#Emilymatters – And the winner is …

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#Emilymatters – And the winner is …

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. . . Last week we asked for help to find a location for a short clip we were looking to shoot in response to the […]

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#Emilymatters – Reflections on Derby Day & the Right to Vote

#Emilymatters – Reflections on Derby Day & the Right to Vote

R E F L E C T I O N S   O N   D E R B Y   D A Y ,   2 0 1 3 &   T H E   R I G H T   T O   V O T E   —  This blog was first posted in June 2014  […]

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#Emilymatters – ‘Tattenham Corner’ by Audrey Ardern-Jones

#Emilymatters – ‘Tattenham Corner’ by Audrey Ardern-Jones

T A T T E N H A M   C O R N E R (For Emily Davison) By Audrey Ardern-Jones   We may cross over a well turned track touch new grass as it reinstates itself. We may cross over a well turned track turn back a hundred years on Derby Day spot […]

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#Emilymatters – Remembering Emily Davison

#Emilymatters – Remembering Emily Davison

    A hundred and one years ago today suffragette Emily Wilding Davison set out for the Epsom Derby, which was the sporting and social event in the calendar that prompted the annual ‘scurry over Surrey’ as all of London seemed to descend on that small corner of the county.   . The racecourse authorities […]

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#Emilymatters – Votes for Women!

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#Emilymatters – Votes for Women!

  Votes for Women!   With the European elections on Thursday, it’d be great to get your #Emilymatters photo in support of gender equality and using our right to vote.      Thanks to Nicola Gauld & Rebecca Furness for these fantastic photos.  The picture on the left includes arch anti suffragist Herbert Asquith (seated).    You […]

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#Emilymatters – Where are the women?

Filed in #Emilymatters, May 2014, Uncategorized by on May 20, 2014 0 Comments
#Emilymatters – Where are the women?

Where are the women? .   Suffragette Emily Davison campaigned for an equal society and faced resistance, often brutal, from anti suffragists, most notably headed up by Herbert Asquith and Lloyd George.    “Emily Wilding Davison was a great campaigning feminist. Her struggle continues and she remains an icon for women even over a century […]

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#Emilymatters – Emily Davison Statue in Parliament Event

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#Emilymatters – Emily Davison Statue in Parliament Event

The Emily Davison Statue in Parliament Campaign in association with Kate Willoughby Productions presents: A special Parliamentary performance and debate around the life of Emily Wilding Davison and the impact of her legacy on feminism today. on Thursday 13th February 2014     The aim of the event is to increase awareness of the campaign […]

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