International Women's Day celebrations

  • Date: 09 March 2019
  • Location: The Guildhall
  • Time: 11:00 - 15:00
  • Cost: Free

Join us at the Guildhall as we celebrate International Women's Day in Northampton.

We have a jammed packed programme of family fun taking place at mark the occasion, including performances, information stalls, children's entertainment and a catwalk show.

The full programme is detailed below:


Great Hall - Stage

  • 11am  opening speeches
  • 12pm - rock choir
  • 1.30pm Inspirational Woman Award presentation
  • 2.30pm - rock choir


Browse the range of information stalls, Woolly Knit Crew and crafts.

Just Karen – roving children’s entertainer.

Courtyard Cat Walk
11.30am and 12.30pm 100 years of Northampton in 15 minutes.

Court Room
Teas, coffees, cold drinks and cakes will be served from 11am.

Pamper Corner

Holding Room
Junior crime scene workshops for children run by Northamptonshire Police – suitable for children +8 yrs.

Goodie bags for participants!

Godwin Room
12pm Sharing of stories – come and have a cup of tea and listen to some local women tell their inspiring personal stories.

2pm WASPI (Women Against State Pension Inequality) Pensions workshop for women born in 1950s/early 60s.
Refreshments available