The Women’s Quilt – 8 March 2017 

A project to create a ‘Women’s Quilt’, made of patches decorated with the names of the 500 plus women who were murdered by a partner or former partner between 2009-2015, was launched in Parliament today on International Women’s Day. Women from across the whole country have taken part in this project. 


It’s a beautifully evocative quilt with each patch designed individually. But it’s also a terrible reminder of the victims and horrific level of gender violence. 

Click here to read a blog post written about the project by one of its members of the project, which has more information. 

Emma Burnell, who often writes for LabourList, has also written about it. 



Includes 4 photos 

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