Category Archives: News

  • International Women’s Day 2019

    Posted on 8th March 2019 by ftww in News.

    Today, International Women’s Day, is a day where we’re given the opportunity to both celebrate all the wonderful things that women do and are, whilst also reminding people of how it is, still, in the 21st century, we don’t do enough of that celebration – at least, not enough to ensure that women, throughout the […]

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  • Bereavement Care Working Group

    Posted on 1st February 2019 by ftww in News.

    FTWW was delighted to see its Miscarriage Campaign Lead, Jessica Evans, being invited to attend Welsh Government’s newly established Bereavement Care Working Group (BCWG), the first meeting of which was held in Cardiff on January 22nd. This group has been created to look at the way in which support is offered to parents following the […]

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  • EndoMarch is Coming to Llandudno!

    Posted on 28th January 2019 by ftww in News.

    Following our successful Wales marches in Cardiff, and Swansea, in 2019 we will have our first ever North Wales march, in Llandudno, Conwy. Join us on Saturday, March 30th from 1pm to be part of this huge global event, the Worldwide EndoMarch. The march will take place on the prom in Llandudno. We will be […]

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  • Menopause Roundtable Discussion at Westminster

    Posted on 27th January 2019 by ftww in News.

    FTWW’s Menopause campaign lead Lisa Nicholls, travelled to London, for a Menopause Roundtable Discussion in Westminster on Tuesday, 22nd January 2019. She joined forces with campaigners from across the UK, and represented the specific issues faced by women in Wales. Lisa reports that the meeting was a great success! “We all had an opportunity to […]

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  • FTWW’s Annual Report – Our Christmas Gift To You!

    Posted on 24th December 2018 by ftww in News.

    We’ve had another fantastic year delivering change for women in Wales.  We couldn’t have done it without you, so huge thanks! We (the FTWW Board and volunteers) would like to wish you a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.    Please see our Impact Report 2016-2018 , which covers what we’ve been up […]

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  • FTWW Board Member Willow Wins Award for her Work in The Autistic Community

    Posted on 7th December 2018 by ftww in News.

    FTWW would like to congratulate our board member Willow Holloway, founder, and project leader of Autistic Women’s Empowerment Project, on being a winner in ‘The Learning Disability and Autism Leaders’ List 2018‘. Willow received this amazing accolade for her Advocacy, Policy and Media work. We’re incredibly proud of Willow, and her inspiring achievements in the autistic […]

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  • Endometriosis: Statement from the Cabinet Secretary for Health

    Posted on 16th October 2018 by ftww in News.

    Statement from Vaughan Gething, Cabinet Secretary for Health and Social Services It’s been a long time coming….But we are absolutely thrilled to announce that Welsh Government has finally released its statement on endometriosis. FTWW’s report ‘Making the Case for Better Endometriosis Care in Wales’ prompted the Chief Executive of the NHS in Wales to establish […]

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  • Baby Loss Debated in The Senedd

    Posted on 8th October 2018 by ftww in News.

    Today marks the start of Baby Loss Awareness Week. We’d like to say a huge thank you to all the AMs who took part in the Pregnancy and Baby Loss debate in The Senedd, last Wednesday. Also to Lynne Neagle, Adam Price, and David Rees AMs, for putting the topic forward for debate. Special thanks […]

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  • Released Today: Report Highlighting Woeful Lack of Miscarriage Services in Wales

    Posted on 17th September 2018 by ftww in News.

    In April 2018 FTWW was excited to announce that it would be supporting a campaign to improve miscarriage care in Wales. The campaign was launched by Jessica Evans from Denbighshire, North Wales, and includes a petition that currently stands at just under 2700 signatures. FTWW has been working with Jessica to draw up a report into […]

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  • Endo What? Film Night at Manorhaus Ruthin

    Posted on 12th August 2018 by ftww in News.

    Over two years on from the release of Endo What? and the screenings that FTWW hosted in Cardiff, and Rhos on Sea, Samantha one of our North Wales members decided to organise another showing of this groundbreaking film that busts the myths around endometriosis! This time the event was a film night, on Tuesday 7th August […]

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