Women of Tyneside: Legacy!

@ Discovery Museum

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14 June 2019

9am - 4pm

To celebrate and commemorate Tyneside’s first Festival of Women, Women of Tyneside is hosting an informal day of inspiring presentations from some of the region’s most talented and influential women. Join Baroness Joyce Quin, chair of Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums, as she presents this not-to-be-missed event.

Hear from:
– Moira Kilkenny, co-author of ‘Angels of the North: Notable Women of the North East’
– Vera Baird, Police & Crime Commissioner for Northumbria Police
– Hannabiell and Yilis, the Ladies of Midnight Blue
– Sharon MacArthur, also known as Miss Menopause
– Linda Conlon, Chief Executive, International Centre for Life

Keynote speech by the incredible Joeli Brearly, the founder of Pregnant Then Screwed.

Venue
Discovery Museum
Blandford Square
Newcastle Upon Tyne
NE1 4JA

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