Road to Equality

Celebrating the stories behind 100 years of women's rights in the UK

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Celebrating Millicent Fawcett's legacy

Inspiring individuals

From 18th Century activists to modern day trailblazers

“What draws men and women together is stronger than the brutality and tyranny which drive them apart.”– Millicent Fawcett

Feminism, power and politics

The history of the women's movement

Celebrating intersectionality

Exploring how class, race, sexual orientation, age, disability and gender, are interwoven in the fight for equality

“There is no thing as a single-issue struggle because we do not live single-issue lives.”– Audre Lorde

The art of protest and activism

From Mary Lowndes' banners to contemporary processions

Spotlight on: Mary Lowndes

Artful protest in action

Explore banners, posters and videos of protests through the years

Explore the colours of the movement

Beyond the signature green and purple

Photography and the Suffragettes

From surveilance to documentation

From their perspective

Explore the original scrapbooks from the suffrage campaigners themselves

Important locations to the movement

From Epsom to Jarrow

"There's something so special about a woman who dominates in a man's world. It takes a certain grace, strength, intelligence, fearlessness, and the nerve to never take no for an answer."– Rihanna

Modern feminist artists

Discover more about women's fight for equality in the UK