Details of first ever WOW - Women of the World Hull announced for UK City of Culture. 10 February 2017

In a year that has seen momentous change across the globe, trailblazers from the arts, politics and activism are set to take part in the first ever WOW - Women of the World festival in Hull, created by Hull UK City of Culture 2017 as part of the global WOW Festivals originated by the Southbank Centre.

Comedian Lucy Beaumont, actress and writer Maureen Lipman CBE, world champion boxer Barbara Buttrick and director Gurinder Chadha OBE will join women from the city, as well as men, girls and boys, for a weekend of lively debate, music, comedy, art and more.

WOW Hull runs from Friday 10 – Sunday 12 March at various city centre locations. 

The full press release can be found here.