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  • Event title: Self Defence classes for Women Date & time: Thursdays 6.30pm Organiser: Bridget Stark Website: www.tindlemanor.co.uk Description: If you are interested in learning some self-defence to boost your confidence, release stress and get fit, we have a group class starting from Thursday 1st of September at 6.30 pm at Tindlemanor in Old St. These more »

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  • What do you want? That’s the question women were asked twenty years ago as part of a campaign called What Women Want. It was supported by Anita Roddick founder of the Body Shop as a way of giving British women a voice at the United Nations World Conference on Women in September 1995. The idea was more »

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  • State of the women’s sector survey reportMay2016  Support services for women are under threat from an unprecedented level of public spending cuts, with many organisations losing staff, reducing services or closing altogether.  This is a report of an analysis of a survey of women’s voluntary and community organisations (VCOs) across the UK conducted by Women’s more »

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  • Women in London Report June 2016  As part of our London for All project, funded by London Councils, The report looked at London a “Tale of Two Cities” with enormous inequalities in the city and between boroughs. The combination of cuts to benefits and rising housing, transport, and childcare costs has hit women hard, with more »

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  • Today, an unprecedented number of women’s rights campaigners and organisations from Britain and internationally have submitted a letter to the Home Secretary raising serious concerns about the government’s ‘independent review’ into Sharia courts in Britain. The letter states that the limited scope of inquiry and its inappropriate theological approach will do nothing to address the discriminatory effect and intent more »

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