Cath Elliott – Individual Award Nominee – 2011

Cath is a feminist campaigner, writer and trade unionist. Cath writes for Comment is Free and her own blog Too Much to Say for Myself where the focus is feminism and the endemic problem of violence against women. Cath has been instrumental in UNISON developing its policy on trafficking and prostitution; domestic violence and many other women’s issues. She is currently one of the vice chairs of UNISON national women’s committee. Cath has been a member of the Eastern Region Women’s Committee for a number of years holding the Chairs position for six years. Cath is now also the secretary trustee of the new Rape Crisis service in Suffolk and in the summer of 2011 has undertaken accredited training in delivering sexual violence training for rape crisis.