WOW UK Festival

To mark International Women’s Day, join WOW UK this March for a very special digital programme, featuring groundbreaking In Conversations (all BSL embedded) and interactive workshops (available for BSL request).

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1 – 21 March 2021

Skin – It Takes Blood and Guts

The lead singer of Skunk Anansie, solo artist, LGBTQI+ activist and all-around trailblazer launches her memoir in a BSL-interpreted broadcast event.

Told with honesty and passion, It Takes Blood and Guts is the story of how a gay, Black, working-class girl with a vision fought poverty and prejudice to write songs, produce and front her own band, and become one of the most influential women in British rock.

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4 – 11 March 2021

Southbank Centre’s fifth Unlimited is a digital festival

This is the first ever digital Unlimited due to COVID-19.
Featuring dance, performance, comedy, music and visual art, the festival celebrates the artistic vision and creativity of disabled artists. It showcases ambitious creative projects by outstanding disabled artists and companies.
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13 – 17 JAN 2021

Performance Interpreting @ Various Festivals

We are all Queens @ Brighton Pride 2019
Superheroes @ Camp Bestival 2019
Latitude 2019

The festival is free and accessible to anyone who is able to watch online or on a mobile device. It’s for people of all ages and backgrounds who can join at any point along the way.

You can choose in to tune in to one of two channels – The Global Channel and The Local Channel – both of which are streaming live, simultaneously, over 24 hours. By joining us, you’ll be participating in the largest ever online gathering of people of all genders who support gender equality.

Upcoming events

Women of the World Festival 2020 – Friday

6th March 2020, 10:00-18:00

Schedule of interpreted events for FRIDAY 6th MARCH

Please note you will need to purchase a day pass for the Friday to attend these events.

10:30-11:30am, Opening event, Royal Festival Hall
12:00-13:00pm, Love Stories, Royal Festival Hall
12:00-13:00pm, Women’s Parliament, Queen Elizabeth Hall
13:45-14:45pm, WOW Big Ideas, Royal Festival Hall
13:45-14:45pm, Me & White Supremacy, Queen Elizabeth Hall
15:30-16:30pm, Corporates get Naked, Royal Festival Hall
15:30-16:30pm, Mayoral Hustings, Queen Elizabeth Hall
17:00-18:00pm, WOW Closing, Royal Festival Hall

If there is a session you want to go to that is not on the BSL schedule, we also offer a roaming service. Please put in requests as soon as possible to secure an interpreter. You can do this by coming to the BSL access desk based at the information desk in the Southbank Centre and or emailing

The full schedule of events is available here:

For Day pass events – There will be reserved BSL seating at the front of each session.

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No Interpreter? No Access?
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