Virtual Learning

Where to find women’s and radical history online.

Ten feminist films to watch

Online exhibitions

Seven exhibitions on radical women’s history to explore during lockdown


10 of the best podcasts on radical women’s history

Virtual walking tours

5 virtual walking tours for lockdown


The East End women who fought for gay rights

Women need to reconnect with the labour movement or we will never be equal

Jane Savoy: the best woman in Old Ford

Mary Driscoll, Matchwoman, strike leader and shop owner

Women and Chartism

An introduction to the campaign for equal pay

Explore individual women activists

East London

Elizabeth Garrett Anderson

Mary Leigh

Sylvia Pankhurst

Diane Abbott

Annie Besant

Edith Cavell


Florence Nightingale

Ethel Smyth

Olive Morris

Vera Jack Holmes


Josephine Baker

Harriet Tubman

Irena Stanislawa Sendler

Anita Garibaldi

Ida B wells

Sylvia Rivera


Women Activists of East London

London Cooperative Society

Swadhinata Trust

Women’s library photographic collections

Sisterhood and after (oral history)