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.
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 >
* Maureen Lipman * Sandi Toksvig * Jo Brand * Kathy Lette * Meera Syall * Sarah Solemani * Pippa Evans * Stephen Mangan * As part of our 60th Anniversary year celebrations, Women of the Year has gathered a panel of the sharpestRead more >
Women of the Year President, Sandi Toksvig, is hosting two events at the Southbank Centre’s Royal Festival Hall in London as part of the 2015 Women of the World Festival. Her first event, Backlash, will take place on Saturday 7 March and will be a panelRead more >
Writer, comedian and broadcaster Sandi Toksvig has been named President of Women of the Year. Sandi is a long term supporter of Women of the Year and has compered the annual Lunch & Awards for more than ten years . She has also been oneRead more >