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Cardiff Women's Newsletter, September 1989, eleven A4 pages, 21pp, stapled. This issue was a commemoration of the life and work of Helen Wynne Thomas who was killed by a police horse box at Greenham Common. It includes a press release and poems by and about Helen. There was also an ads/helpline/support section with links to local and national groups and actions, a review section, and notices of events including Clwb Ifor Bach on Womanby Street. Social events included the Women's Bar at the Bristol Hotel, Penarth Road, Grangetown. Also includes an extensive listing of local adult education 'Women's Interest Classes'.

Cardiff Women's Liberation Newsletter (aka Cardiff Women's Newsletter) was written and compiled by the newsletter collective - a group of women who were active in Cardiff's women's liberation movement in the 1970s and 1980s. Many of these women were also involved in setting up and running the Cardiff Women's Centre in Cathays. Contributions were welcomed from women across Cardiff and South Wales. The newsletter included opinion pieces as well as notices of events and opportunities of interest to women in Cardiff. The newsletter was available by subscription. As the Cardiff Women's Liberation Newsletter it was edited and published for some years by a woman called Maggie who lived in Adamsdown.

Glamorgan Archives, DWAW6/1
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