New refuge for victims of domestic violence and abuse
A new refuge for victims of domestic violence and abuse is opening in the borough of Bury.
Sportswomen acclaimed for their Northern Power
Bury-based Street Shakers have won national praise for their work in helping to encourage more women to succeed in sport.
Wonder Women: Take Up Space
Bury is taking part in a Manchester-wide celebration to mark 100 years of the Representation of the People Act which gave some women in Britain the right to vote.
They’re back – the 0-5k ten-week running programmes!
The I Will If You Will series of 10-week running programmes is returning next month to help get more people more active.
100 years on – your vote still matters
Women are celebrating 100 years of having the vote – and are urging residents to ensure they are on the electoral register in good time for May’s local elections.
I Will If You Will leads the way in getting women and girls more active
I Will If You Will (IWIYW), the Bury-based fitness movement that’s getting more women and girls more active, more often, shared the secrets of its success at a showcase event at Bury Town Hall on Thursday 1 October.
Charity Zumbathon raises £660 for Bury Cancer Support Centre
Two of Bury’s well-loved fitness faces joined forces with local ladies and their fellow instructors for a five-hour Zumbathon that raised £660 for charity.
Are you up for the Zumbathon Challenge?
Two of Bury’s most well-loved fitness faces are inviting women and girls to join them at a five-hour charity Zumbathon on Sunday (26 April).
I Will If You Will to continue in Bury
A project that has got more than 6,500 women and girls across Bury moving is set to continue thanks to £2 million of National Lottery funding from Sport England.
Make your change with I Will if You Will
Saturday 8 March is International Women’s Day and this year’s theme is ‘Inspiring Change’.
Supporting International Women’s Day
Bury Council is supporting International Women’s Day, which is celebrated across the world on Saturday 8 March.
Sports coaches and volunteers – we need you!
Instructors, coaches and volunteers are needed to help make it a superb sporting year for local women and girls.
Bury chosen for women's sport town take-over
The town of Bury was today unveiled as the location for an intensive year-long sporting experiment to get more women and girls active and tackle the gender gap in sport.
The Magnificent Seven Mayors!
Girl power has well and truly taken over the chains of civic office across Greater Manchester.
Asian women open the gates to the Fusilier Museum
Three groups of Asian Women have worked with The Fusilier Museum to launch their own exhibition.