The Women of the Year Lunch was founded in 1955 by the late Tony Lothian OBE, Odette Hallowes & Lady Georgina Coleridge to celebrate women’s achievements and an environment in which women might meet.
We were saddened by news novelist Sue Townsend, died last week (Thursday 10 April) at the age of 68. Sue was honoured in 2003 at the 48th annual Women of the Year Lunch & Awards with a Frink Award, presented by broadcaster Sue MacGregor CBE.Read more >
Monday 20 January 2014, Royal Institution of Great Britain The 2014 Women of the Year Lecture took place on Monday 20 February at the Royal Institution of Great Britain. The guest speaker was Helen Clark, Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and formerRead more >
The new Chair for Women of the Year has been announced as Jane Luca. Jane Luca is Controller of External Affairs at ITV and has over 30 years’ experience in broadcasting. Her career has spanned Drama Production, Corporate Responsibility, Stakeholder Relations, and Public Affairs. JaneRead more >
Helen Clark: Reflections on Women in Leadership Monday January 20 2014, 6.15pm for 6.30pm prompt start Helen Clark, Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme, in conversation with a guest journalist for the Women of the Year Lecture on Monday January 20 2014 at the RoyalRead more >
This year’s Women of the Year Lunch & Awards took place today (Monday 14 October) at the InterContinental London Park Lane. Four awards were presented to exceptional women who have each proved an inspiration to others through their courage, selflessness, dedication and achievement. The 2013Read more >