View all posts by Sarah Hartshorne

Listen – by Jay Trivedi

We are thrilled on International Women’s Day to share a poem written for Broxtowe Women’s Project. Called “Listen”, it has been penned by Jay Trivedi. Jay is a friend of one ... Read more

Press for Progress and be proud

Today (Thursday, March 8) is International Women’s Day.   It is celebrated around the world and highlights the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The day also promotes equality. Many ... Read more

Student show to help BWP

Broxtowe Women's Project (BWP) is to benefit from a unique dance event organised by students from Nottingham Trent University (NTU). The Trent Tigerlilies, NTU’s burlesque dance group, has organised its first ever i... Read more

Valentine reminder

It’s Valentine’s Day which for many is a celebration of love but is also a day on which to remember that February 14 will not be a bunch of roses for everyone. Those in healthy relationships know and respect the f... Read more

What friends are for

Friends are the people we have fun with, enjoy being with and who we turn to for advice and support. It is for this reason that often the first person that someone suffering abuse confides in is a friend. But what ... Read more

Does he tell you you’re crazy?

Have you heard of gaslighting? It’s a term that comes from a 1938 stage play called Gas Light in which a woman suffers systematic psychological manipulation by her husband. Film adaptations of the story were release... Read more

Reclaim the night

Do you ever feel uneasy when you walk down the street by yourself? Do you ever worry that what you’re wearing may attract unwanted attention? Are you ever scared for your safety at night? Many women would answer yes... Read more

Help us bag a share of fund

Broxtowe Women’s Project (BWP) is bidding to bag a massive cash boost from the Tesco Bags of Help initiative. Tesco teamed up with Groundwork to launch its community funding scheme, which sees grants of £4,000, £2... Read more

Speak up and speak out

Today (November 1) is International Stress Awareness Day which we thought is a useful prompt to remind people affected by domestic abuse – directly and indirectly – just how much damage it can do, even when there is ... Read more

Choir’s charity single to help BWP

Broxtowe Women's Project (BWP) has been chosen to benefit from sales of a charity single due to be released by an all-female choir in November. Called “Angels”, the song is an original composition written by Charl... Read more

  • What’s new?


    Wear Your PJ’s For BWP!

    Raising funds to help support the critical work we do at BWP has never been more important. Following on from the resounding success of the Gala dinner in February we are launching our wear your PJ’s for BWP day. This fundraising event coincides with National Wear Your Pyjamas to Work Day! We are asking individuals, … Continue reading Wear Your PJ’s For BWP!