Suffragette film and talk – Fri 16th October

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Derby’s hidden HERstory – do you know about Derby’s Suffragette connections?
Join us at 6pm Friday 16th October 2015 at Quad for a special screening of the new film Suffragette followed by an inspiring post-film talk.

image of suffragette movieLocal HERstorian Rosa Straw, of Culture Train, will reveal some of the unsung HERoes of women’s suffrage and activism in Derby & Derbyshire, bringing a local flavour and celebrating the women who blazed a trail for us to follow and build upon today.

Suffragette-inspired goodies in purple, green and white will be on sale on the night, plus donation tins for the talk, to raise funds for our city’s International Women’s Day community festival next March.

All genders welcome. Film certificate 12A.
Film runs 6pm-8pm followed by talk ending by 8.45pm
Book your film tickets via Quad Box Office on 01332 290 606
or online at: http://www.derbyquad.co.uk/film/suffragette-12a

With thanks to Quad for hosting.
With thanks to Rosa Straw, Culture Train, for presenting: http://culturetrain.co.uk/rosa-straw

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International Day of the Girl

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We’re looking forward to an event from Vox Feminarum to celebrate Day of the Girl this Saturday at the Mandela Community Centre in Derby. Bring along girls aged 5yrs-17yrs to enjoy a variety of activities!

Day of the girl event flyer