"Heroines of Dagenham Ford strike issue rallying cry to women as equal pay battle still rages..."

Updated: Oct 28, 2018




Heroines of Dagenham Ford strike issue rallying cry to women as equal pay battle still rages 50 years on

Mirror

Emily Retter

5 June 2018


"As the heroines of the Dagenham Ford plant equal pay strike ­celebrate its 50th anniversary this week, their message for the next generation still fighting the same battle is simply: “Go for it.”


Because half a century on, there is so much to be done – as proved by the recent MeToo and Time’s Up campaigns and revelations about the continuing gender pay gap.


Dagenham legend Eileen Pullen, 88, is delighted that her great-granddaughter’s generation are prepared to continue her fight for equality."


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