The Broxtowe Women's Project Blog - Raising awareness of domestic abuse in Broxtowe.

The latest news and updates from the Broxtowe Women’s Project.

Generous Donations Will Brighten up Christmas

December 16, 2021

Staff and volunteers from BWP are busy playing Santa’s elves this week, as they deliver Christmas gifts to women, children, and young people across Broxtowe. We have gratefully received hundreds of donations. From c...
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Local Drag Favourite Raises Hundreds for BWP This Christmas

December 14, 2021

One of Eastwood’s most treasured performers, drag artist Mark Preston, has brought a Christmas smile to many, after he raised hundreds of pounds for BWP at one his famous fundraising events. Mark Preston, who perfor...
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Thank you for making Christmas magical once more

December 21, 2020

At this time of year it can be heart-breaking for mothers who have been through the toughest of times and aren't able to give their children the Christmas they so long to give them. Thanks to kind donations and gestur...
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A big thank you for this year’s donations (2020)

December 17, 2020

Christmas is usually a popular time for us when it comes to receiving donations, but 2020 has been like no other! After a strange year and a very tough one for so many, we have been inundated with kind offers of donation...
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Making Christmas worth celebrating

December 14, 2020

So many of our service users have been overwhelmed with the generosity of BWP supporters past and present. This heart-warming story was written by one of them and includes a picture drawn by her little boy, as a thank yo...
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Domestic Abuse and its escalatation at Christmas time

December 19, 2018

Christmas Cheer or Christmas fear: Trigger warning - contains descriptions of domestic abuse and violence. For women living with domestic violence, Christmas offers no respite and can be a time of intensified coer...
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