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Processions: Join us on Sunday!

You may have heard about Processions. This event celebrating 100 years of women’s suffrage will take place on 10 June. Processions is a mass participation artwork for women and girls (anyone who identifies as a woman or non-binary). You can sign … Continue reading

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We are looking for participants for Their Work Is Not Forgotten: Celebrating the centenary of women’s suffrage

Museums & Galleries Edinburgh are developing an exhibition exploring the 2018 centenary of the Representation of the People Act and of women gaining the right to vote. This will go on display in the Museum of Edinburgh in June and … Continue reading

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International Women’s Day: The campaign for women’s suffrage in Edinburgh

Tomorrow is International Women’s Day and the theme for 2017 is ‘be bold for change’, so I thought I would dip into history to share some stories of women working for change! Until 1918 women in the UK did not … Continue reading

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Political debates with Edinburgh College and Museums Alive

It has been a busy couple of days. Yesterday Edinburgh College came back to visit the Museum Collections Centre with another group of students. We spent quite a bit of time looking at our World War I collections and talked … Continue reading

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