Tag Archives: Women’s Aid

New exhibitions- as seen on TV!

The ‘Speaking Out’ and ‘The Real Women of Edinburgh’ exhibitions at the Museum of Edinburgh were featured on ‘Live at Five’ on STV on Monday night. You can watch online on the STV Player. Both exhibitions launched last Thursday night with … Continue reading

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New exhibitions at the Museum of Edinburgh

Two new exhibitions opened today at the Museum of Edinburgh. ‘Speaking Out: Recalling Women’s Aid in Scotland’, explores 40 years of Scottish Women’s Aid with objects, oral history and film.  One particularly poignant object is the handbag in the photograph above. One woman … Continue reading

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Glue Sticks and Glitter

Great to see this blog post from Nicola, one of the women who took part in the craft sessions for the Speaking Out project. The artworks created in these sessions will be displayed alongside material from the history of the Women’s … Continue reading

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Speaking Out

2016 marks 40 years since the founding of Scottish Women’s Aid. To mark this anniversary a special project- Speaking Out– has been developed to explore the history of the organisation. A part of this project will be an exhibition at the … Continue reading

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