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The Contribution Women Make to a Safer Community Conference

‘The Contribution Women Make to a Safer Community’ will shine a light on the inspirational work being carried out by women and its impact on people’s lives.

Presented by Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service, this free event will also look at the diverse ways women work, the obstacles they may face and the coping mechanisms they utilise.

A mix of inspirational speakers and interactive workshops will deliver a thought-provoking day for women and men alike.

Speakers include:-

  • Becci Bryant, Chief Fire Officer at Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service
  • Professor Liz Barnes, Vice Chancellor of Staffordshire University
  • Danny Flynn, Chief Executive of North Staffs YMCA
  • Emily Hough, Editor in Chief at Crisis Response Journal
  • Dr Anna Einarsdottir from Hull University Business School


  • Women Achieving Together – Jenny Pollock and Emma Shute from ‘Women to Work’
  • Then, Now, the Future? – Isabella Ford and Katie Whitford from ‘She Works’
  • The Same or Different? – Hifsa Iqbal MBE from Staffordshire University

Event map

Yarnfield Park Training & Conference Centre, Stone, ST15 0NL