We are super excited to announce that we will be running the following events at The Guildhall on Saturday and Sunday 10-11th October 2015. Remember we will still be exhibiting lots of work created by young people from the community! On Saturday we have the following events taking place… Talks on Saturday Workshops on Saturday 11.00 – 12.00 Ian Constance & Amy Pressland Girls and … Continue reading Join us for our workshops and talks!
Greetings from Girl HQ! We hope you’re having a lovely summer, we’ve been hard at work putting something brilliant together for day of the girl. This year we’re changing it up a bit and will be celebrating International Day of the Girl at the beautiful Guildhall (or as we like to call it, the Girldhall). Just look at how beautiful it is! As … Continue reading Lots of planning at Girl HQ
We are delighted to bring you a guest blog from Carolyn Rickards who hosted a cafe conversation about Girlhood and Fantasy at International Day of the Girl. ‘It’s Not Just Make Believe’: Girlhood and Fantasy Fiction From recent blockbuster adaptations of Snow White and Little Red Riding Hood through to the Harry Potter phenomenon, fantasy and fairy tale continue to dominate popular culture. … Continue reading ‘It’s Not Just Make Believe’: Girlhood and Fantasy Fiction – Carolyn Rickards
I accidentally started out in business at the age of 23, having been in a pop band that toured with Take That and then playing Cinderella in Disneyland for a while. My CV certainly wasn’t impressive, in fact it looked like a 5 year old child had dreamed it up. No degree, no clear career path and no idea what I actually wanted to do. … Continue reading Female Entrepreurship
So, it’s been a busy few weeks at Girl HQ and we are super excited that the Evening News has covered the project. The article talks about our Girl Ambassador programme – but what is a Girl Ambassador and what do they do? We thought that it was important that girls were at the centre of this project – it is by them, … Continue reading The Girl Ambassador Programme