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Womens TUC Conference

23 February 2014

The Womens Committee send delegates to represent our members at this meeting. We propose and move a motion that we feel represents our members interests and it is agreed by our General Secretary Christine Payne.

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TUC campaigning on issues for women over 50

11 June 2013

The TUC wants your views on issues facing women over 50 in the workplace.

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Women's stories not seen on stage

12 March 2013

An evening of scenes, monologues and discussion focusing on women, women’s stories and women in situations we are not presently seeing represented on UK stages presented by Equal Writes

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Equity calls on ACE to take action on imbalanced casting

2 July 2012

Equity has called on Arts Council England to monitor casting in subsidised theatre so that the imbalance of roles for women and men can be addressed.

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Equity's Women's Committee research into casting

20 June 2012

Last year members of Equity’s Women’s Committee undertook research on published cast lists for a selection of subsidised theatres in England.

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Women in the media event

23 March 2012

New film shows how mainstream media contribute to the under-representation of women in positions of power

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BBC admits a problem with portrayal

23 February 2012

Director General Mark Thompson acknowledges concern about the visibility of older women

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REPORT FROM THE WOMEN’S COMMITTEE 12/12/11

20 February 2012

What we have been up to so far....

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first posted 1 November 2013