Catholic Women's League

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A stall for the CWL at Saint Pancras Church, Ipswich

The Catholic Women's League (CWL) is a Roman Catholic lay organisation aimed at women in England and Wales. Through emigration in the past, the CWL may be found in some Commonwealth countries. It is especially flourishing in Canada, Australia, New Zealand and Hong Kong.[1]


  • Olivier Rota, "Margaret Fletcher and the Roman Catholic thinking on women before the First World War. An idea of woman and woman’s higher education", in Women’s History Magazine, 58, Spring/Summer 2008, pp. 34–37.


  1. ^ CWL Homepage