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1920 ?
Sex discrimination Removal act
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1922?
The law of property Act
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1923
The Matrimonal Causes Act
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1928
Vote for women
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1929
Emmeline Pankhurst's death
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1930
- The great depression- women discouraged from taking men's jobs
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1932
BBc joins civil service and teaching in banning married women from working for them
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1941
National Service Act
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1948
NHS
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1961
Contraceptive pills introduced
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1965
Barbara Castle becomes first female secretary of State
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1968
Dagenham Ford Strike- equal pay
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1970
>The equal pay act . > First National Womens's liberation conference
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1975
The sex discrimination Act
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1979
Margaret Thatcher becomes first female prime minister
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1980
Women can apply for credit in their own name
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1981
Baroness Young first female leader of the house of lords
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1984
Lichenstein is the last country in Europe to give women the right to vote
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1994
First women priests ordained by Church of England
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2007
Gender equality duty- public authorities leaggaly obligated to eliminate gender discrimination and promote gender equality
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2008
Forced Marriage Act
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2009
Carol Ann Duffy first female poet laureate
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2014
Church of England vote to allow women priests to become bishops
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