Project Launch

Deeds Not Words will be launched at the 2017 Derby and Derbyshire Inspirational Women Awards and Launch of Deeds not Words Towards Liberation HERitage Project on March 4th, 7.30pm until late at The Waterfall, Function Room, Railway Terrace, Derby, E1 1RU. The event will be preceded by a pre-main event exhibition of a small selection of our Project memorabilia and a buffet at 7pm. Please join us

Tickets for the event are available from the main Vox Feminarum: Women's Voices Website  at



or from Eventbrite by clicking the  link

Associated Documents

Deeds Not Words Towards Liberation Press Release

Transcript of Event Keynote Speech by Rose Schofield , University of Derby

Project Launch Some photographs 
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Signatories to The 1866 Petition

Votes For Women - tricolour

Women With Derby Links

From our Edwardian Collection

The suit, hat and coat are Edwardian. The Sash is reproduction.

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Past Meets Present...ACTIVISM

Members of Derbyshire WASPI Campaigners/Activist pose with Suffragette/ Suffragists Mannequin


Symbol of Contemporary Protest - Worn at The Global Women's Marches 21st January 2017



WASPI Group sing their Anthem



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The Mandela Centre, 179 Pear Tree Rd, Derby, DE23 8NQ T: 01332 347066

Deeds Not Words Towards Liberation has been supported by a grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund. Thanks to National Lottery players, we have been able to record, preserve and raise awareness about women's social and political activism in Derbyshire. Shoulder to Shoulder events are funded by the Celebrating Votes for Women Fund

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