York International Women’s Week 2021 – ‘Women in a Time of Plague’

‘The history of York is full of fascinating tales, but far too often it is stories about men, told by men. It’s His Story…’ Our event for York International Women’s Week 2021 YIWW2021 will: tell the story of how the HERSTORY.YORK project started, what we’ve done so far, and introduce our exciting new partnership with York Museums […]

Women of York

Herstory.York are working on a guide to some of the most useful and interesting items about York women we have found at York Explore Library and Archives. Keen to help us? Got suggestions? email herstory.york@gmail.com


HERSTORY.YORK. ON STAGE All York women who have an interest in local history and would like to see the part women have played in the last 100 years are invited to come along to the HERStory AGM on Friday 31st May at St Clements Hall, Nunthorpe Road, YO23 1BW. Doors open at 3:30pm for exhibition viewing […]

Herstory in performance at the University of York 9-11 May 2019!

The University of York TFTV presents: The Herstory project.  Over four weeks, second-year theatre students have created a triple bill of shows, bringing York’s hidden women into the light.  The show dates are 9-11 May and tickets are £5 each, available from the link below: https://tftv.ticketsolve.com/shows/873605893  HerStory Poster.pdf

Stories of York’s influential women in spotlight at York Explore

A LOCAL community project is putting on a celebration to showcase the brave and spirited women who have made an impact on York over the last century. Herstory York will be performing a presentation at the library, York Explore, next Saturday, December 15 to help ensure that the stories of influential women are told, celebrated […]

York-based women’s history group plans to tell Herstory

YORK history group Herstory is hosting a presentation to showcase its work to make invisible women of the past century visible again. As part of the Heritage Open Days festival, Herstory will be sharing what it has discovered so far about the forgotten women who have changed society for the better. The group will be […]