Up the Women


Pedal for Progress

Posted on March 16th, by Amy Foster in Culture. No Comments

Our goal is to prove that there are others in Croydon who’d like more choices about how they get from A to B

I became a mother of two nearly three months ago now. People want to know: how is it going? How are you coping? We’re ok. Not bad. But then I have a moment when I feel actually good again and I realise that … Read More »



Event review: Up The Women! by the Croydon Bicycle Theatre

Posted on February 23rd, by Neil Ridulfa in Culture. No Comments

Croydon Bicycle Theatre hosts Up the Women!, an evening celebrating female achievement on the 109th anniversary of the first votes for some women in the UK

Charging at police with her crutches attached as battering rams on her wheelchair, Rosie May Billinghurst, the so-called Crippled Suffragette, didn’t just attend suffrage rallies. She made an impact that inspires women’s rights campaigners to this day. However, would she be able to do … Read More »