Annual Conference 2018 – The President’s Report

Friday 5th, to Sunday 7th of October 2018
at Newcastle upon Tyne

National Council of Women of Great Britain

NCWGB, founded in 1895,  aims to bring together women of all ages to learn more about local, national and international affairs that affect us all. We want to get your views on issues that matter, and to have them heard at the highest levels of Government. Find out more about what we do.

National Council of Young Women

NCWGB is active across the country, with five regional committees that share ideas and work together on projects and seminars, producing reports for dissemination and publication.

CONFERENCE 2018 – President’s Report

CONFERENCE 2018 the President’s Report: NCWGB held its annual conference on October 5-7 at the Royal Station Hotel in Newcastle upon Tyne, and it was a pleasure to meet so many members, and to see the National Council of Women at its most active.  It was a...

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Message from ICW President for International Women’s Day

From Jung Sook Kim, President of ICW to mark International Women’s Day 2018 Theme for International Women’s Day (IWD) as set out by UN Women, “Time is Now: rural and urban activists transforming women’s lives,” the International Council of Women (ICW-CIF)...

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Celebrate 100 years of Votes for Women

CELEBRATING 100 YEARS OF VOTES FOR WOMEN NCW played a small part in the suffrage campaign. Millicent Fawcett was an NCW member and gave a paper at the first NCW conference in 1895 entitled ‘The Probable Effect on the Position of Women of Granting Them the...

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NCW Policy Resolutions 2018

RESOLUTIONS RATIFIED AT THE NCWGB CONFERENCE 2018  IN NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE. COMPREHENSIVE RELATIONSHIPS AND SEX EDUCATION TO REDUCE GENDER-BASED VIOLENCE (2018) NCW is aware that all English secondary schools will be required to teach Relationships and Sex Education...

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NCW Policy Resolutions 2017

NCW POLICY RESOLUTIONS PASSED AND RATIFIED AT THE ANNUAL CONFERENCE, OCTOBER 2017 HELD IN LEAMINGTON SPA The conference resolutions were as usual timely and important.  We welcomed speakers from The Prison Reform Trust and the Methodist Women in Britain,...

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VOTES FOR WOMEN – NCW’s Centenary Celebrations Begin

VOTES FOR WOMEN – NCW’S CENTENARY CELEBRATIONS BEGIN February 6th 2018 marked the hundredth anniversary of UK women first achieving the right to vote. In that same month NCW’s celebrations began with an event in Nottingham. Working in Partnership with the...

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