About Damean Sellar

Damean Sellar

in Cricklewood

Brent Women of Renown

We are pleased to present the report of our BWR project This ebook contains information about the Brent Women of Renown project, with background information on the three pioneer women. It covers the process from the research, preparation of the school workshops, format of the lessons, elders event and the filming and screening of the documentary.  With highlighted outcomes and some feedback […]

in Cricklewood

BWR – SOLD OUT SCREENING

SOLD OUT SCREENING Brent Women of Renown Premiere Brent Women of Renown: Pioneers in Politics and STEM is a heritage funded short documentary film by Angela Payne and Amanda Epe which highlights the lives of the imprisoned Suffragette Violet Doudney, pioneer engineer and aviator Amy Johnson CBE and child refugee on the Kindertransport to pioneer computer […]

in Brent Women of Renown Project, Cricklewood

From Protests to Pictures

Kilburn was one of the hotbed spots for the Suffragettes movement. It was here that Violet Doudney a key suffragette trained as a teacher and organised protests rallies.  The National Lottery Funded “Brent Women of Renown” project shared Violet’s story, Amy Johnson Aviation and Engineer achievements and Dame Stephanie Shirley’s inspirational life to students in Brent […]

in Brent Women of Renown Project, Cricklewood

Zohaib Nazir

Amy Johnson, the pioneering aviator, gripped the control stick as her beloved de Havilland Gipsy Moth fought against the relentless fury of the sandstorm. Her goggles were coated with a fine layer of grit, her once clear view now obscured by the swirling chaos outside. The wind buffeted the tiny aircraft, threatening to cast it […]