Exhibition Testimonials

July 2019

What was your favourite part of the exhibition?

  • “The LGBT posters and information”
  • “Having different levels covering differing topics. Variety in videos and reading material”
  • “LGBT exhibits”

Did you learn something new?

  • “Trying out the wheelchair was very challenging”
  • “Facts and figures of subjects that are not widley talked about”
  • “Yes and clarity on some things that I thought I knew
  • “YES”

What did you find interesting?

  • “The poetry of Alexander Paul”
  • “Reading the information which is not necessarily widely available for people to access”
  • “All of it”

June 2019

What was your favourite part of the exhibition?

  • “The exhibition was very personable which explained the cause very well”
  • “The basement exhibition on disability”
  • “Walking blindfolded guided by 2 friends”
  • “Experiences of equality”
  • “The wheelchair activity”

Did you learn something new?

  • “Yes I learnt to respect other peoples perspectives”
  • “I didn’t realise how frustrating it would be to be deaf”
  • “Yes, too many new things”
  • “Yes, a lot. Migration happened for reasons other than I already knew about”
  • “Yes, show more appreciation of people facing physical, mental and racial challenges”

What did you find interesting?

  • “I found the topic on mental health really enlightening”
  • “The interactive stuff”
  • “The 5th floor about racial discrimination”
  • “Navigating the wheelchair was a chore and a half. I have more respect for people in wheelchairs”

April 2019

What was your favourite part of the exhibition?

  • “The interactive parts of the exhibition were great”
  • “I enjoyed the photographs looking at mental health and some of the idea which this part of the exhibition is bringing into the foreground”
  • The experience of using the wheel chair”

Did you learn something new?

  • “How dyslexia actually affects my students. A greater understanding of how disabilities affect people daily and how restrictive it can be both physically and emotionally”
  • “That contraception came after abortion. That women’s inheritance would go to their husband”
  • “The extreme lengths and sacrifices that women have made to achieve their goals”
  • I learnt that in the 1800’s – 1900’s lots of women were singled out of things”
  • Coping with being in a wheel chair and having no sight”

What did you find interesting?

  • “The progression made in women’s rights and how this has impacted the future for all”
  • “The women’s rights facts and learning a little about what it would feel like to be disabled”
  • “Seeing the history of women’s equality from 1860 onwards”
  • “I found the activity about being deaf interesting”
  • “The whole exhibition was very interesting”

 

 

 

Due to loss of some of our funding we were no longer able to afford to remain in our current office space. This meant staff were losing their office and meeting space, with no alternative place to work.

Shelley Black
CEO Fairweather