Women on Government Committees, 1961

The National Council of Women in Conference assembled, deplores the failure of HM Government to include an adequate proportion of women in their selection of members of Government-sponsored Committees and Royal Commissions and urges HM Government to appoint persons...

Street Offences Act, 1959

The National Council of Women of Great Britain in Conference assembled, reaffirms its belief in the equal moral responsibility of men and women and in the equality of all citizens before the law. Section 1 of the Street Offences Act contravenes both these principles...

Women in Science and Technology, 1957

The National Council of Women in Conference assembled welcomes the measures taken by Her Majesty’s Government and by the Founders of the Churchill College, Cambridge to meet the urgent need for an increased supply of qualified mathematicians and scientists.  Aware...

Solicitation Laws, Reaffirmed and coordinated 1957

The National Council of Women of Great Britain reaffirms its urgent desire that the Solicitation Laws shall be so amended as to be applicable to persons of either sex; so that the evidence of a police officer or officers shall, in cases where annoyance is alleged, be...