More IWD attendees confirmed
Our event on 8th March just gets better! Just £5 entry fee, all proceeds to Refuge, and you can meet and chat with.. Coventry and Warwickshire Mind – all about your mental health Equip – promoting equality and inclusion Making … Continued
IWD event new guest!
We’re really excited that Rita’s Freestyle Bollywood Dance will be at our Pamper and Wellbeing event on 8th March! Come and see her amazing demo, and learn more about this fun and healthy activity. Remember all proceeds go to Refuge … Continued
Do you need some pampering and time to focus on your wellbeing? We’ll be hosting an amazing event at Lawrence Sherriff School, with a range of demonstrations, mini-treatments and delicious foods. It’s only £5, and … Continued
Thanks for reading along
We hope you found things of interest and inspiration in our 31 days of thoughts and actions – and perhaps learned something new, or found your voice by signing a petition. If some of the themes resonated with you, why … Continued
Why Violence Against Women is a Men’s Issue
Today we’re sharing the TED talk “Why Violence Against Women is a Men’s Issue.” Over 2 million people have watched this so far. Let us know what you think. https://www.ted.com/talks/jackson_katz_violence_against_women_it_s_a_men_s_issue
History is not always written by those who create it! Today we suggest a wander round the Amazing Women in History site, for stories of “all the kick-ass women the history books left out.”
Look After Yourself
Today we’re focusing on women’s health and, specifically, the importance of smear tests in the early detection of cervical cancer. Cancer charity co-founder Chloe Delevingne had a test live on the Victoria Derbyshire show in bid to combat the stigma. … Continued
Have we got a day for you…!
It’s Chocolate Cake day! Originally orginating in the US this one is spreading over the world..! Kick back, kettle on, have some cakey goodness! If you feel like cooking here’s a couple of suggestions Gluten free, dairy free…. Delia’s … Continued
Who Picked My Tea?
There is nothing like a nice cup of tea… But have you ever thought about where your tea comes from? Many popular British blends include tea from Assam in India, where the people who picked it – most of them … Continued
Create Some Space
Today is A Room of One’s Own Day, from Virginia Woolf’s assertion that in order to write successfully, one needs a room of one’s own. The day is for anyone who knows or longs for the sheer bliss or … Continued