UNISON South East Suffragette Tour

24 November 2018 10:15am–3:00pm

Museum of London Docklands

Continuing our celebrations of 100 years since the vote for women, we have organised a brilliant opportunity for women members to learn more about the history of the suffragette movement with a guided bus tour of suffragette London. If you wish to attend please fill in the application form below, if you need more information […]

Slough Women Leading Women

17 November 2018 11:30am–2:00pm

The Curve, Slough

Showcasing the women of Slough, past, present, and future. Please note this is an external event The event will include an opportunity to network over lunch with inspirational women and girls from across Slough. And for you to select one of the 100 inspiring Women Leading Women portrait exhibition. This is a great way to […]

Equal Pay Day 2018

10 November 2018 12:00am–12:00am

Equal Pay Day comes around once a year because but despite the Equal Pay Act in 1970, women still earn less than men in Britain today. The current Gender Pay Gap means women effectively stop earning relative to men on a day in November. This day is referred to as ‘Equal Pay Day’ and the […]

Sylvia: an Old Vic, Sadler’s Wells, Zoonation, Kate Prince Company production

3 – 22 September 2018

The Old Vic, London

Votes for Women and a fractured family at a momentous hour in British history. 100 years after the first women in Britain were granted the vote, Kate Prince combines dance, hip hop, soul and funk to shed new light on a remarkable story at the heart of the Suffragette movement. Co-written by Kate Prince and […]

Day of Memory – Honour Based Abuse

13 July 2018 9:15am–1:00pm

Surrey Police and charity Karma Nirvana are hosting an event to support the annual Day of Memory for victims of honour based abuse. The annual commemoration falls on 14 July, the birthday of Shafilea Ahmed, who was aged 17 when she was murdered by her parents in 2003 for refusing a forced marriage and being ‘too […]

A cup of LGBT history

22 February 2018 6:30pm–9:00pm

Surrey History Centre, 130 Goldsworth Road, Woking, GU21 6ND

Join Surrey Heritage and Outline, Surrey’s LGBT organisation for a cup of LGBT history to celebrate LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans) History Month. As well as free coffee and cake there will be talks about popular 1920s and 1930s music hall performers Gwen Farrar and Norah Blaney, Surrey History Centre and Outline. Surrey Heritage will […]

Free screening of Suffragette

5 February 2018 7:30pm–10:00pm

Harlequin Theatre, Redhill

Reigate & Banstead Branch would like to invite you to come and celebrate the 100 year anniversary of women beginning to have the right to vote. To celebrate, they will be hosting a free screening of the film Suffragette, featuring Meryl Streep and Helena Bonham-Carter and focusing on the life of Suffragette Emily Davison. For […]

Never Again Exhibition

20 January 2018 10:00am–6:00pm

Long Room, Oxford Town Hall

To commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day 2018 there will be a “Never Again” educational exhibition in Oxford Town Hall to remind us of the horror of the Holocaust and remind us why we need to counter racism and intolerance today. The exhibition will comprise of a series of displays of text and pictures that will take […]

Portsmouth Young Members’ Event

7 November 2017 7:30pm–10:00pm

The Wedgewood Rooms

To celebrate Young Workers Months, Portsmouth UNISON Young members’ Officer Cal Corkery has organised a social event for young trade union members and their friends. On Tuesday 7th November we’re going to see a play called We Are The Lions Mr Manager which is about the famous Grunwick Factory Strike. A group are meeting in […]

Reading Pride

2 September 2017 11:30am–11:30pm

Kings Meadow, Reading

Southampton Pride

26 August 2017 11:30am–11:30pm

Guildhall Square, Southampton

Riverside Festival

22 July 2017 11:00am–11:30pm

Gordon Promenade, Gravesham

THIS year’s Riverside Festival is on Saturday 22 July and it’s all set to include S Club Party, Big Brovaz and Booty Luv. The festival, organised by Gravesham Borough Council, is the biggest summer highlight in the council’s calendar and is expected to attract more than 10,000 people to the town. There will be lots […]

Eastbourne Pride

22 July 2017 11:30am–11:30pm

Princes Park, Eastbourne

Isle of Wight Pride

15 July 2017 11:00am–11:00pm

Ryde, Isle of Wight

Cowley road Carnival

2 July 2017 8:00am–7:00pm

Cowley road, Oxford

Oxford Brookes University is sponsoring the Cowley Road Carnival again this year. This cements a long term partnership between Cowley Road Works, the charity behind the Carnival, and the University. Johannah Aynsley, Executive Director of Cowley Road Works, the charity behind the organisation of the Cowley Road Carnival said: ”Oxford Brookes University clearly cares about […]