Women of the Year has recognised, celebrated and inspired women of all backgrounds for 60 years and continues to shine a light on extraordinary women through an annual lunch, lecture and on-going foundation work.
The 60th anniversary Women of the Year Lunch is taking place on Monday 19 October 2015. At the Lunch, Women of the Year will recognise the work and incredible achievements of over 400 women, selecting a small number to receive special Women of the YearRead more >
On Monday 7 September, the search for ITV’s Lorraine Inspirational Woman of the Year will begin. TV presenter Lorraine Kelly will be joined by Women of the Year President Sandi Toksvig to launch the 2015 award. This is the fifth year that Women of the Year hasRead more >
Christine Ohuruogu is an Olympic, World and Commonwealth 400m Champion. She was one of the 2012 Good Housekeeping Women of the Year Award winners alongside the Team GB Olympic & Paralympic Women Medallists. “The Women of the year Lunch was a beautiful experience; collecting anRead more >
On Saturday 13 June 2015, Women of the Year was delighted to partner with Newnham College, University of Cambridge, to host a special anniversary event to mark our 60th year. Sandi Toksvig OBE, President of Women of the Year, introduced the session with Professor AlisonRead more >
Women of the Year is sorry to hear that cookery writer, home economist and broadcaster Marguerite Patten has died. Marguerite, who was 99, had written more than 170 books. Marguerite was recognised at the 2007 Women of the Year Lunch & Awards and awarded theRead more >