IWD – volume 3

Happy International Women's Day!!!! IWD is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. It's also a day to do what you can to truly make a positive difference for women. Here is my final blog post in my IWD series with my #pressforprogress. VOLUME 3 As mentioned in my previous post, last … Continue reading IWD – volume 3

IWD – volume 2

This post was supposed to be Volume 3 (coming up on Thursday)... but seeing as Lauren Laverne's focusing her Radio 6 show this week on women in music for International Women's Day (IWD), I thought I'd get in early before she steals my IWD Playlist thunder. VOLUME 2 The Brits, Oscars, Golden Globes, BAFTA's - … Continue reading IWD – volume 2

Feminism Up

Feminism Up is a monthly online newsletter that aims to encourage discussion around sexism and inequality. It is ran by Kath at Binging on Beetroot and I was recently very honoured to be asked to write an article for it. The newsletter comes out on the 1st of every month and I'm sure November's issue … Continue reading Feminism Up

Women in Football

Unfortunately our Lionesses were knocked out last night in the Euro semi-finals by the Netherlands. But regardless of that 'failure', they still reached their second semi-final in three years. They should be proud of this. We all should be. "If the men’s team were doing this well, they’d have changed the name of our currency … Continue reading Women in Football

May and June Book Review

It has been over two months since my last book review. Following on from #GIRLBOSS I've continued with the feminism theme... Handmaid's Tale Written by Margaret Atwood, this book was chosen by Emma Watson's feminist Good Read's book club, Our Shared Shelf, as the May read. The book has also recently been turned into a TV series … Continue reading May and June Book Review

Be Bold For Change – International Women’s Day

Tomorrow is International Women's Day. A day to celebrate the past, present and future achievements of women, and a day to remember how far equality has still yet to come. I celebrate the fact that ever since I was little I have always believed that whatever a man can do, I can also do. Whether that be … Continue reading Be Bold For Change – International Women’s Day