Walthamstow’s Wonderful Women: An interview with Stella Creasy

By sarah madden, blog editor on 7 Mar 2014
Stella Creasy, MP for Walthamstow and Shadow Minister for Business, Innovation and Skills

Stella Creasy, MP for Walthamstow and Shadow Minister for Business, Innovation and Skills

As the first female MP for Walthamstow and a regular campaigner for equality and women’s rights, Stella Creasy was amazed when she was handed a photograph from the Museum of London’s collection, showing what appeared to be a procession of suffragettes marching down Cedar’s Avenue in E17.

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Pirates on Film – Part 3

By john joyce on 10 May 2011

Part of the interesting thing in working on an exhibition like Pirates: The Captain Kidd Story is that it takes you into whole new areas of working life. While I love cinema and films, I’ve never been involved in using film clips or the whole complicated rights and permissions side of it. When I finally decided on my list of films that I felt best encapsulated screen pirates I turned to our fantastic AV production team: Simon, Caroline and Mark. We sat down with the list then started to work out what we could actually get. This was Caroline’s job […]