Thank You!

Posted on 6th December 2016 Under News

Herts Heroines- the handover!

Posted on 6th December 2016 Under News

The Herts Hidden Heroines handover has begun.... volunteer and star Debra Cadet-Wallace has been busy transferring, editing and tweaking all data about our Heroines past and present, and you can check them out here: Although the Heritage Lottery Funded…

Deputy Mayor Lynne Sparks’ inspirational speech

Posted on 24th November 2016 Under News

Deputy Mayor Lynne Sparks of Welwyn Hatfield was one of our most popular and well-loved interviewees, with her frank, courageous and inspiring story. She spoke at our book launch and end-of-project celebration yesterday, 23 November 2016: "I've been truly amazed…

Herts Heroines celebration!!!!

Posted on 24th November 2016 Under News

Well, it had to come to an end sometime... yesterday (Nov 23rd) we held a celebration of the Herts Hidden Heroines project at our beautifully restored chapel venue, Trestle Arts Base. There was a great turn out of people, from…

Herts heroines news

Posted on 17th November 2016 Under News

As Herts Hidden Heroines gets nearer to the end of our project, we're still out and about. This week, we're excited to announce our book, Herts Hidden Heroines, will be launched in both print and digital downloadable versions. It's a…

Lisa Buckingham OBE

Posted on 7th October 2016 Under News

By Lisa Buckingham OBE Going back to your old school isn't always without trepidation. So when I approached St Albans School for Girls (I'd been there so long ago it was still a grammar school) I felt a similar frisson.…

Heroines Fun Palace on 2nd October!

Posted on 30th September 2016 Under News

We are excited to be hosting a Fun Palace at Trestle Arts base on 2 October this year, focusing on Herts women on arts and science. Fun Palace is a national initiative, taking place in theatres and other arts venues…

Micci Gorrod

Posted on 21st September 2016 Under News

Micci Gorrod was nominated as a modern-day Herts Heroine by a member of the (more…)

Heroines filmmaker writes!

Posted on 13th September 2016 Under News

When the Herts Hidden Heroines team asked me to film their pioneering project, I was delighted. It was an illuminating journey to meet and document the many amazing Hertfordshire women. It was also a fantastic History lesson for me. Many…

Explorer Lucy Shepherd

Posted on 4th September 2016 Under News

We're thrilled that 24 year old Hertfordshire explorer Lucy Shepherd has written a blog post for us about her career so far: As much as I hate the title, I suppose the easiest way to describe myself would be an…