Why not find out about the suffragettes in your area? Here’s a list of useful links. I’ve also put together a timeline and booklist which you can download to help get you started.


A Women’s Suffrage Timeline (PDF Document)

Women’s Suffrage Booklist (PDF Document)

UK Parliament Website – Women and the Vote 

Womens History Network

For anyone interested in reading and researching women’s history.

West of England and South Wales Women’s History Network

Regional group affiliated to the national Women’s History Network.

Museum of London – The Suffragettes

The Museum of London houses a collection of suffragette documents and memorabilia.

The Women’s Library

Based at the London School of Economics, an invaluable resource on suffragettes and other aspects of women’s history.

BBC Archives

Fantastic archive of recordings including interviews with Sylvia Pankhurst and other suffragettes.

National Archives

The official archive of the UK Government.

National Archives – Suffragettes

Section on the Suffragettes.

British Library – Suffragettes

Section on suffragettes.

Womens’s Suffrage Resources

Resources for schools by the Historical Association.

Women and Power: Women’s Suffrage Podcast Series

Five podcasts presented by Kirsty Wark for the National Trust.