Labour launched their women’s manifesto on Wednesday, promising to give women, as Harriet Harman put it: “the reason to vote.” Flanked by Yvette Cooper, Gloria de Piero and the infamous pink bus, Harman pledged to make life easier for mothers. 102 more words
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Lifetime has several movies this spring with impressive casts that fit right in with Lifetime’s roster of movies about broken women, struggling women, mentally ill women and women who give up careers. 201 more words
A Sheffield school is to hold a self-defence seminar just for women.
The one day class will take place at Sharrow Old Junior School on Sunday 29th March. 7 more words
by Teela Clayton
Two Yorkshire based lecturers have published a study about 50 Shades of Grey.
Professor Sara Mills who works at Sheffield Hallam University, and Lucy Jones of the University of Hull, explored reader responses to the novel, in online forums. 435 more words
A controversial breastfeeding incentive has been launched in Doncaster and Sheffield.
The NOSH scheme aims to increase the rate of breastfeeding mothers by paying women in deprived areas up to £200 in vouchers to breastfeed their babies. 371 more words