Women in Media Minutes

Scope and Content

Minutes dated 7 Jan to 25 Nov 1974

Particular items:

7 Jan 1974 - Anti-Discrimination Bill Campaign Group - discussion of Anti-Discrimination Bill

28 Jan 1974 - discussion meeting on questionnaire posted by research group

25 Feb 1974 - treasurer's report; Anti-Discrimination Bill Campaign Group success of Speaker's Corner event

25 Mar 1974 - advertising group to monitor adverts in magazines, newspapers etc for discrimination

29 Apr 1974 - notes of annual general meeting

24 Jun 1974 - representatives from the Group to meet Shirley Summerskill at the Home Office to present main views of Group; abortion action group and implementation of Lane Committee; World Council of church - seminar on sexism in Berlin

29 Jul 1974 - Broadcasting group to submit paper to Annan Commission on Broadcasting; report of meeting with Shirley Summerskill

27 Aug 1974 - Women's Right Campaign planning to put forward candidate at election (Una Kroll) plea for funds

30 Sep 1974 - Women's Rights Campaign - need canvassers and money

28 Oct 1974 - report on Sutton and Cheam Election Campaign

25 Nov 1974 - Equal Pay Act - loophole; thank-you letter from Women's Rights Campaign

Nov 1974 - progress report