Give a Day



Challenge 1

Uncover the Life of Josephine Culling from Brightlingsea

We are looking for more information about Josephine Culling, the first female Chair of Brightlingsea Urban District Council, former teacher and National Bowls Champion.

Challenge 2

Uncover the Lives of Brightlingsea Fish Yard Workers

We are looking for more information about women who worked at the Brightlingsea Fish Yards between 1918 and 1939.

Challenge 3

Essex Women’s History Festival- event steward

In honour of International Women’s Day, we are working with the University of Essex to host this one-day celebration of Essex women. This FREE festival will share inspiring stories of local women from the last hundred years and explore this issues that