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Creative & Inspirational Education

Join the Centenary Celebrations with Flourish's  exciting, immersive retelling of

The  Suffragette Story for Key Stage 1


In 1918, Women were given the Vote for the first time in British History 


In this one day programme, your class will:


Take part in Annie Kenney's story as actors and audience exploring:


her daily chores around the home in Oldham as a child


her experience of work at Oldham Cotton Mill at 10 years old


becoming interested in Votes for Women & making friends with Christabel Pankhurst


breaking windows, setting fire to buildings


imprisonment, hunger strike & force feeding



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Historic re-enactment  brings the past to life


Drama Workshop is a fun, inclusive and participatory form of learning using mime, movement, voice, acting and  improvisation  


Drama activities stimulate  language, vocabulary, speaking & listening skills and creative writing


Live Performance enriches learning and  imagination


Exploring Women's Suffrage reinforces & widens children's understanding  of British Values such as Democracy, Individual Liberty and the Rule of Law


Drama workshop grows confidence and encourages team work


Creative learning beneficial for  ESOL and SEND learners



FLOURISH provides a detailed Education Resouce Pack with all bookings. The pack contains suggested activities and worksheets for preparation and follow-on work exploring the issues raised in VOTES FOR WOMEN Performance &  Drama Workshop.

Live, interactive performance

with puppetry

Inspiring, active Drama Workshop

Emmeline Pankhurst

Suffrage Songs &

Militant Marches

Hunger strikes & Force feeding

Suffragists & Suffragettes


Individual Liberty &

Rule of Law

Exciting encounter with History


Accessible & Inclusive

Speaking &

Listening skills

The Cat & Mouse Act

Window breaking, arson & letter bombs

FLOURISH offers tailor made programmes for schools at reasonable prices with reductions

 for small rural schools


For schools outside the Furness Peninsular, Cumbria, there is an additional surcharge to cover  fuel costs:  this will only be enough to cover our travel costs at the current rates  

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