Events


Here are some upcoming local and national events:
(for more national events, please visit Fawcett's main event page here)

For events organised by Bristol Feminist Network - discussion groups, book groups, and more - click here

For events organised by Bristol Women's Voice - click here

To check local or national feminist events and to plan to avoid clashes, visit the UKFeminista calendar here

For events organised by What the Frock! Women's Comedy events in Bristol visit the What the Frock! Events page here

To find out about Women's Sport in Bristol visit our blog and calendar here

For information about a wider range of events and activities, join us on Facebook here:

Thursday 3rd July 2014
GENDER DISCRIMINATION IN THE WORKPLACE
With the help of Bristol Women's Voice, Avon and Bristol Law Centre's Tackling Discrimination Service are running a workshop focussed on issues affecting women in the workplace.  This will cover issues such as sexual harassment, pregnancy discrimination, flexible working requests, maternity rights, dependant leave and zero hours contracts. 
Mothers with children are welcome.
Spaces are limited.  To book a place email info@bristolwomensvoice.org.uk
2pm-4pm
Avon & Bristol Law Centre
2 Moon Street, Bristol BS2 8QE

Wednesday 9th July 2014
BRISTOL FAWCETT MEETING

7.30 - 9.00 pm Central Bristol  Meetings are normally held on the second Wednesday of every month.
FFI visit our "Join us" page

Friday 18th July 2014
SPEAK OUT AGAINST EMOTIONAL ABUSE
Event opened by Waterloo Road star Richard Mylan.
What is emotional abuse and who does it affect? Currently teenagers face abusive relationships more than at any other time.  Speak Out Against Emotional Abuse encourages young people to talk about issues that affect them online and offline, whether it's bullying or other abusive relationships.
Free event with food, music, and speakers including Brook, Avon & Somerset Police, The Mentality Project, Girls Making History and The Bristol Ideal.
5.30 - 8pm
The Station
Silver Street
Bristol BS1 2AG
FFI and to book a ticket click here

Saturday 13th September 2013
RETHINKING SISTERHOOD: THE AFFECTIVE POLITICS OF WOMEN'S RELATIONSHIPS
Feminist & Women's Studies Association 2014 Conference
University of Bristol
With Dr Margaretta Jolly; Professor Lynne Segal; a roundtable discussion of sisterhood featuring some of Bristol's feminist activists and (to book separately) an evening event with Jackie Kay: "FIERE: Exploring deep friendships between women".
FFI and to book visit the FWSA page here


To advise of local events concerning gender equality, please contact info@bristolfawcett.org.uk


 
 
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