Welcome to The West of England and South Wales Women’s History Network.  The Network was set up to encourage research and interest in women’s and gender history both among academics and the wider community.  We hold events, including an annual conference,  workshops, film showings and visits to archives throughout the  year in different venues  around the region.

Latest News…. 

  • BRIDPORT WOMEN’S ACTIVISM 1910-1920
    STUDY DAY, Bridport Museum,  Sun18 November 2018 More information and booking form
  • ‘Votes for Women’ and Women’s Work during the First World War in Bath and Bristol’
    Talks and Exhibition to celebrate the centennial of the Women’s vote, Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution, Wed 28 November 7pm. Booking details          More information
  • Bridport Women’s History Events in November.More information and booking details
  • Two new exhibitions on women in World War One in Bath and Bridport  read more,…..
  • The Votes for Women event at the MSHED was held on Sat 30th June 2018. Information about the exhibition and how you can borrow the banners for your institution can be accessed here

Pic: Dawn Dyer of Bristol Libraries with the Votes for Women 100 banners.
[Picture credit: Tim Browning]Credit

What's on 2018-19

‘Votes for Women’ and Women’s Work during the First World War in Bath and Bristol

Wednesday 28th November 2018, 7pm
Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institute, Queen Square, Bath, BA1 2HN

£6 on the door, £5 in advance  read more

Women’s History Events in Bridport November 2018

A wide range of different events will be happening in Bridport in November 2018 including two exhibitions, afternoon talks and a study day

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