Women and the Vote

8 Jun 2016, 15:30 - 16:30

On Wednesday 8 June, following the unveiling of New Dawn, an artwork celebrating the campaign for women’s votes, the House of Commons organised a digital debate on 'Women and the Vote' and equality today ahead of an adjournment debate on Wednesday 8 June 2016.

The digital debate took place on Twitter on the hashtag #VotingWomen.

The public were invited to share their thoughts and experiences and the questions that they would like raised in the adjournment debate. The comments were shared with MPs, including Alison McGovern MP who led the debate.

A summary of the digital debate can be found on the House of Commons Storify account.

Watch the Westminster Hall debate

You can watch the Westminster Hall debate on ‘Women and the Vote' on Parliament TV.

Contact digitaloutreach@parliament.uk for more information.

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