• Equal Pay Day 2023 is November 22nd

    Today, the Fawcett Society announces that November 22nd is the date of Equal Pay Day 2023, the day in the year when, based on the gender pay gap, women overall in the UK stop being paid compared to men. Read more


  • A Bookshop of One's Own

    Author of Stand We At Last and longstanding Fawcett member Zoe Fairbairns reviews Jane Cholmeley's A Bookshop of One's Own. Read more

  • Pink for girls, blue for boys: gender stereotypes and toys

    What do we do about the 'pinkification' of kids' toys? In this extract from her new book Childhood Unlimited, Virginia Mendez talks about the importance of resisting gender stereotypes in play. Read more