Cracker Packers statue in Carlisle

Cracker Packers on Ch 5

Fond memories. Just watched ‘Secrets of the McVitie’s Factory’ on Ch5 (7 April 2019). Great to see the retired women biscuit factory …

Our Emmeline statue unveiled

Our Emmeline in The Economist

The Economist journalist Joel Budd interviewed me for ‘They could be heroes: Britain is in the midst of a Victorian-style statue mania’. …

The final clay Our Emmeline - sculpture by Hazel Reeves and photo by Nigel Kingston

Our Emmeline: unveiling plans

UNVEILING ‘Rise up, women’ Statue of Emmeline Pankhurst Friday 14 December Between no.s 1 & 2 St Peter’s Square, Manchester M2 3DE …

Hazel with her unveiled Cracker Packers' statue

Cracker Packers’ statue unveiled

 International Women’s Day 8 March 2018 – 11am As you read this, women biscuit factory workers – the so-called Cracker Packers – …

Hazel Reeves - Rise Up Women

Happy #Vote100

Today I’m in Manchester, joining the celebrations of the centenary of some women gaining the vote. I hope you get a chance …