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Labour unveil Women's Manifesto

by Teela Clayton

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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Sheffield transgender woman re-instated

A Sheffield based union have helped a transgender woman get her job back.

The Sheffield Industrial Workers of the World Union held a demonstration after Keira James was dismissed for using the ladies toilets. 16 more words

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Lifetime TV news: Grace of Monaco, The Secret Life of Marilyn Monroe coming in May

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

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Sheffield school holds women's seminar in self- defence

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

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Sheffield academic in 50 Shades of Grey study

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… 452 more words

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South Yorkshire mums paid to breastfeed

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

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Tour de Yorkshire boost for women’s cycling

An international cycle race is set to hold a women only event.

The first ever Tour de Yorkshire, on 1st– 3rd May, will feature a women’s race. 112 more words

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