her stories

those who came to the 700 women day were invited to write their own stories – they will be posted here weekly from july 18th onwards, coinciding with the building works at god’s house tower … 
click on the names to go through to photos and full texts
glorious photographs all copyright of rachel adams

rebecca, róisín, lynda

I came to Southampton 2 years ago to work as a midwife. During my time here I have had the opportunity of meeting lots of strong women as they journey through pregnancy. Happy times, sad times, it has been a privilege. Thank you women of Southampton for allowing me to...

bea, abigail, jane

    Hates the traditional bra. Loves a good shed Three promotions in a very difficult year     I used to buy bras from Ann Summers and then I stopped wearing underwear and I am writing my own story   For nearly 11 years she stayed strong in...