Diary of Events


  • Sun 18 Feb 2018: Action Day (LONDON)

    For further details please contact Molly Samuel-Leport on London.northeast@conservativewomen.org.uk  or Phone 07961 883850

     
    Date
    Sun 18 Feb 2018
    Price
    £0.00
    Speaker(s)
    See Details
    Contact
  • Tue 20 Feb 2018: CWO Forum: Deeds Not Words
    REGISTRATION CLOSED

    To celebrate the Centenary of The Representation of the People Act, February 1918, which gave the first women the vote, we are holding a Forum with a stellar panel of women who have put themselves forward for public service.

    Speakers:
    Rt. Hon. Amber Rudd MP - Home Secretary and Minister for Women and Equalities
    Rt. Hon. Esther Mcvey MP - Secretary of State for Work and Pensions
    Maria Caulfield MP - Vice-Chairman for Women, Conservative Party
    Dr Helen Pankhurst - International Development and Women's Rights Campaigner; Great-Granddaughter of Emmeline Pankhurst
    Katy Bourne - Police and Crime Commissioner for Sussex
    Cllr Lesley Clarke OBE - Buckinghamshire County Councillor


    The Forum will be held in the Palace of Westminster at 6pm.  Once you have registered a ticket will be sent to you 48 hours prior to the event, giving you specific venue details.

    Please use the Cromwell Green Entrance, at the front of the Houses of Parliament. Ensure you leave enough time to clear through security as it can take up to 30 minutes during busy times and bring an umbrella if needed, as you maybe queueing outside.

    Please click here for directions to Parliament and where to find the Cromwell Green entrance.

     

    About CWO Forums

    The forums exist to give an opportunity to debate topical subjects and challenging issues that affect women and their families every day. It also gives women a chance to network, socialise and have direct contact with parliamentarians.

    Date
    Tue 20 Feb 2018
    Price
    £0.00
    Speaker(s)
    See details below
    Contact
  • Tue 20 Feb 2018: Mayor of Sutton's Ladies Who Lunch Charity Event (LONDON)

    You are invited to join the Mayor Cllr Jean Crossby at a “Ladies who Lunch” Lavender Themed Charity Event in aid of Sutton Carers Centre and Sutton Women's Centre.

    Time: 12 for 12:30
    Venue: The Oaks Golf Centre Restaurant, Woodmansterne Rd, Carshalton SM5 4AN
    Tickets: £25.00
    2 course lunch and arrival drink included
    Related speakers & product suppliers attending.
    Raffle

    Please contact the Mayor's secretary to secure your booking and if you require bank details to pay online.
    Email: mayor.sec@sutton.gov.uk or Cllr Moira Butt moira.butt@sutton.gov.uk
    Or phone: 0208 770 5475
    or post: Mayor’s Secretary Civic Offices St Nicholas Way SM1 1EA
    Please advise if vegetarian option required
    Deadline for ticket enquiries is 8/2/18
    Date
    Tue 20 Feb 2018
    Price
    £25.00
    Speaker(s)
    See Details
    Contact
  • Sat 24 Feb 2018: CWO Development: Introduction to Process

    Introduction to Process

    This workshop is for those of you who have not yet submitted your application form to Candidates Department. It will explain the form, the process, how to prepare for it, and what to expect at the PAB.
    • Limited to 20 attendees 
    • Price includes lunch
    • Venue: CCHQ, 4 Matthew Parker Street, London, SW1H 9HQ
    • Start time: 10:00am for prompt 10.30pm start
    • Finishing no later than 4.30pm
    • Places are offered on a first come/paid, first served basis.
    To reserve your place and pay, please click here

    NOTES:
    1. Places are strictly limited and application does not confirm your place.
    2. You MUST be a Party member to attend this event.
    3. Once your place is confirmed, we are unable to refund in the event of your non-attendance or cancellation.
    Date
    Sat 24 Feb 2018
    Price
    £30.00
    Speaker(s)
    N/A
    Contact
    CWO Office
  • Sun 25 Feb 2018: NW London CWO Action Day (LONDON)

    Sunday 25th February - Mapesbury, Brent - supporting our three Conservative candidates in the target ward for Brent - meeting at 10am at Willesden Green station. Contact me, Poppy Simister, on 07971 667017
    Date
    Sun 25 Feb 2018
    Price
    £0.00
    Speaker(s)
    None
    Contact
  • Fri 2 Mar 2018: Windsor CWO Lunch (SOUTHERN)

    Join Windsor CWO for a lunch with Rt Hon Maria Miller MP on Friday 2nd March 2018.

    Venue: Coworth Park Hotel, Blacknest Road, Sunningdale, Ascot, SL5 7SE
    Time: 12 noon
    Price: £27

    Click here for more details and to book your tickets
    Date
    Fri 2 Mar 2018
    Price
    £27.00
    Speaker(s)
    Rt Hon Maria Miller MP
    Contact
  • Sat 3 Mar 2018: CWO Development: Interviews, Selections & Seat Hunting

    Interviews, Selections & Seat Hunting Workshop

    So, you are now on the Parliamentary List. What next? You will need to research your seat and identify the best way to showcase your talents to the Selectors. This is no ordinary job interview!

    This workshop provides you with the opportunity to plan an effective research strategy, review your CV, practice answering selection questions, and - in a private individual session - to make your initial pitch for the seat.

    10.00 Arrival & Coffee
    12.30 Light lunch
    16.00 Depart

    To reserve your place and pay, please click here

    NOTES:
    1. Places are strictly limited and application does not confirm your place.
    2. You MUST be a Party member to attend this event.
    3. Once your place is confirmed, we are unable to refund in the event of your non-attendance or cancellation.
    4. Price includes lunch
    Date
    Sat 3 Mar 2018
    Price
    £60.00
    Speaker(s)
    N/A
    Contact
    CWO Office
  • Tue 6 Mar 2018: Universal Credit Briefing (LONDON)

    London CWO is delighted to invite you to a briefing from the Minister of State for Employment, Alok Sharma MP on Universal Credit.

    Venue: House of Commons (room to be announced closer to the date)
    Date: Tuesday 6th March
    Time: 7pm

    Please register for this event here

    The briefing will be a chance for current councillors and candidates to hear the latest update on this very important policy.

    We will also hear from industry experts, including landlords and charities on how local councillors can help prevent and reduce rent arrears and ensure that the policy is a success. This will also be a chance to ask questions, share best practice and discuss partnerships between councils and third parties which have demonstrated positive outcomes.

    Spaces are limited so please book as soon as possible!

    Questions: aishavg@gmail.com
     
    Date
    Tue 6 Mar 2018
    Price
    £0.00
    Speaker(s)
    Alok Sharma MP
    Contact
  • Fri 9 Mar 2018: CWO Conference & AGM 2018

    Join us for the CWO Conference & AGM on Friday 9th March 2018 in Leicester.

    'Women’s Achievements in the 100 Years Since Suffrage'

    Book you tickets here 

    The conference will be held at St Martins House Conference Centre, Leicester. There's plenty of nearby parking available, and it's a 15 minute walk or short taxi ride from the railway station (with journeys from London St Pancras taking only just over an hour).

    We will have special guest speakers joining us, to help celebrate the centenary of suffrage including:

    • Rt Hon Nicky Morgan MP, Chair, Treasury Select Committee
    • Rt Hon Andrew Mitchell MP, former Secretary of State for International Development
    • Victoria Atkins MP, Minister for Crime, Safeguarding and Vulnerability
    • Maria Caulfield MP, Vice-Chair for Women, Conservative Party
    • Wendy Morton MP, Assistant Whip
    • Baroness Jenkin, Co-Chair, Women2Win
    • Professor Krista Cowman, History/ Director of Research, University of Lincoln
    • Frances Scott, Director, 50: 50 Parliament
    • Hannah David, Conservative Policy Forum, National Voluntary Director
    • Linda Chilton, Chairman, Derbyshire County Council

    TIMINGS

    10:30am Registration & Refreshments
    11:00am Conference Opens (includes lunch at 12:30pm)
    3:45pm   National CWO AGM
    5:00pm   East Midlands CWO AGM
    6:00pm   Close


    TICKET PRICES

    Buy your tickets here for £40

    Please contact cwo@conservatives.com for Student/Conservative Young Women Discount Code (Ticket price: £30)

    For AGM only tickets free of charge click here

    (Gentlemen are always welcome at our events!)

    Date
    Fri 9 Mar 2018
    Price
    From £35.00
    Speaker(s)
    See details
    Contact
  • Sat 10 Mar 2018: CWO Development: Get Started in Politics

    Get Started in Politics

    Come and find out more about how to get involved with the Party and explore which routes might be best for you. We will help you to develop your political CV and guide you to next steps for your role in public life.
    • Limited to 20 attendees only
    • Price includes lunch
    • Venue: CCHQ, 4 Matthew Parker Street, London, SW1H 9HQ
    • Start time: 10:00am for prompt 10.30pm start
    • Finishing no later than 4.30pm
    • Places are offered on a first come/paid, first served basis.
    To reserve your place and pay, please click here

    NOTES:
    1. Places are strictly limited and application does not confirm your place.
    2. You MUST be a Party member to attend this event.
    3. Once your place is confirmed, we are unable to refund in the event of your non-attendance or cancellation.
    Date
    Sat 10 Mar 2018
    Price
    £30.00
    Speaker(s)
    N/A
    Contact
    CWO Office
  • Sat 10 Mar 2018: NW London CWO Action Days (LONDON)

    Chelsea Riverside - Contact Virginia Crosbie at virginia@crosbie.com for details
    Date
    Sat 10 Mar 2018
    Price
    £0.00
    Speaker(s)
    None
    Contact
  • Thu 15 Mar 2018: CWO Enterprise: Be Your Own Boss (SOUTHERN)

    Join CWO Enterprise on Thursday 15th March for a Be Your Own Boss: Networking event in Oxford to learn all about how, when and where to network to help grow or even launch your business.

    The evening will be lead by local women entrepreneurs and networking experts and will include plenty of time to practice your new skills with fellow participants.

    Time: 6.30pm-8.30pm

    Location: County Hall, 4 New Road, Oxford, 0X1 1AY

    Book your tickets here
    Date
    Thu 15 Mar 2018
    Price
    £8.97
    Speaker(s)
    See Details
    Contact
  • Fri 16 Mar 2018: CWO Mid Sussex AGM (SOUTHERN)

    Join CWO Mid Sussex for their AGM on Friday 16th March at 7.30pm, with special guest speaker Maria Caulfield MP, Vice Chair for Women, the Conservative Party.

    Venue: Chapel Barn, Bolney, RH17 5NE

    There will also be a wine tasting of local wine and nibbles all for £14, bookable at: 01444 452590
    Date
    Fri 16 Mar 2018
    Price
    £14.00
    Speaker(s)
    Maria Caulfield MP
    Contact
  • Sat 17 Mar 2018: CWO Development: Advanced Process

    Advanced Process

    Back to back 1-2-1 sessions to put you through your paces ahead of attending your PAB. This workshop is for those who have already submitted their application forms to Candidates Department, and those who have already attended the Introduction to Process workshop AND applied for your PAB. Priority will be given to people who already have a date for their PAB but you will need to email development@conservativewomen.org.uk your PAB application form before you can be accepted on the course.
    • Limited to 8 attendees only
    • Price includes lunch
    • Venue: Islington (Caledonian Road), London 
    • Start time: 10:00am for prompt 10.30pm start
    • Finishing no later than 4.30pm
    • Places are offered on a first come/paid, first served basis.
    To reserve your place and pay, please click here

    NOTES:
    1. Places are strictly limited and application does not confirm your place.
    2. You MUST be a Party member to attend this event.
    3. Once your place is confirmed, we are unable to refund in the event of your non-attendance or cancellation.
    Date
    Sat 17 Mar 2018
    Price
    £60.00
    Speaker(s)
    N/A
    Contact
    CWO Office
  • Mon 19 Mar 2018: Supporting Women into Public Life Dinner (LONDON)

    The Conservative Women's Organisation NW London are delighted to invite you to a dinner to support women into public life.

    We are celebrating 100 years of women getting the vote in the UK.

    We are honoured to welcome the Rt Hon Penny Mordaunt MP, Secretary of State for International Development and His Excellency, Abdurrahman Bilgic, Ambassador to the Republic of Turkey as our guest speakers.

    Any funds raised from the event will be donated to women candidates standing in future elections.

    Join us in helping more women into governance, onto the Parliamentary green benches, onto Council benches, onto school governing bodies and trust boards #AskHerToStand.
     
    The Rt Hon Penny Mordaunt MP His Excellency, Abdurrahman Bilgic

    Price Includes:
    • Michelin Star 3 Course Meal
    • Glass of Prosecco
    • Live Music
    Ticket Price: £50 (£45 Early Bird Discount until 12th March) click here to buy tickets
    Date
    Mon 19 Mar 2018
    Price
    From £45.00
    Speaker(s)
    Rt Hon Penny Mordaunt MP & Ambassador to Turkey
    Contact
  • Wed 21 Mar 2018: Southern CWO AGM/ Mini Conference (SOUTHERN)

    Join Southern Region Conservative Women’s Organisation for their AGM/Mini Conference on 'Environment v Global Warming', Wednesday 21st March 2018.

    Guest Speakers
    Rt Hon Michael Gove MP, MP for Surrey Heath & Secretary of State for Environment,Food and Rural Affairs
    Rt Hon Claire Perry MP, MP for Devizes & Minister of State for Energy and Clean Growth

    Venue: The Cities of London & Westminster Conservative Association
    90 Ebury Street, London SW1W 9QD

    Price: £15.00 to include lunch, coffee & refreshments

    Registration & coffee from 10.30am

    AGM/Conference: 11.00am – 3.00pm

    Applications & Cheques to:
    Mrs Mary Newstead
    Treasurer & Deputy Chairman, SRCWO
    14 Jason Close
    Woodhatch Road
    Redhill
    Surrey
    RH1 5HG

    Please note – Tickets will not be sent out but cheques will be acknowledged by email if addresses are given.

    Name:.................................................................................
    Address: .............................................................................
    ............................................................................................
    Email: .................................................................................
    Dietry Requirements: ........................................................
    Constituency: ....................................................................
    Number of Tickets: ............................................................
    Amount Enclosed: £ ..........................................................
    Cheques payable to SRCWO
    Date
    Wed 21 Mar 2018
    Price
    £15.00
    Speaker(s)
    Rt Hon Michael Gove MP & Rt Hon Claire Perry MP
    Contact
  • Sat 24 Mar 2018: CWO Development: Media Relations & Radio

    Media Relations & Radio

    In this one-day workshop, you will learn how to develop - and make the most of - good relationships with journalists. You'll do a mock radio interview with feedback and learn how to speak on-the-spot. You'll also learn about writing press releases. 
    • Limited to 8 attendees only
    • Price includes lunch
    • Venue: CCHQ, 4 Matthew Parker Street, London, SW1H 9HQ
    • Start time: 10:00am for prompt 10.30pm start
    • Finishing no later than 4.30pm
    • Places are offered on a first come/paid, first served basis.
    To reserve your place and pay, please click here

    NOTES:
    1. Places are strictly limited and application does not confirm your place.
    2. You MUST be a Party member to attend this event.
    3. Once your place is confirmed, we are unable to refund in the event of your non-attendance or cancellation.
    Date
    Sat 24 Mar 2018
    Price
    £60.00
    Speaker(s)
    N/A
    Contact
    CWO Office
  • Sat 24 Mar 2018: Seminar and AGM (NORTH WEST)

    Join CWO North West for their Seminar and AGM on Saturday 24th March 2018, at the Wrightington Hotel, Standish, Wigan, with special guest speaker Andrew Stephenson MP.

    For more details email:
    northwest@conservativewomen.org.uk
     
    Date
    Sat 24 Mar 2018
    Price
    £17.50
    Speaker(s)
    Andrew Stephenson MP
    Contact
  • Thu 7 Jun 2018: CWO Enterprise: Be Your Own Boss

    Join CWO Enterprise on Thursday 7th June for a Be Your Own Boss: Networking event to learn all about how, when and where to network to help grow or even launch your business.

    The evening will be lead by local women entrepreneurs and networking experts and will include plenty of time to practice your new skills with fellow participants.

    Please 'Save the Date' - more details to follow soon.
    Date
    Thu 7 Jun 2018
    Price
    £0.00
    Speaker(s)
    TBC
    Contact
  • Thu 13 Sep 2018: CWO Enterprise: Be Your Own Boss - Finance

    Join CWO Enterprise on Thursday 13th September for a Be Your Own Boss: Finance/ grants event.

    Please 'Save the Date' - more details to follow soon.
    Date
    Thu 13 Sep 2018
    Price
    £0.00
    Speaker(s)
    TBC
    Contact
  • Thu 13 Dec 2018: Be Your Own Boss Christmas Social/Networking

    Join CWO Enterprise on Thursday 13th December for a Be Your Own Boss: Christmas Social/ Networking event.

    Please 'Save the Date' - more details to follow soon.
    Date
    Thu 13 Dec 2018
    Price
    £0.00
    Speaker(s)
    TBC
    Contact
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