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Nominate your Trailblazer Woman of the Year 2022 with Lorraine!

Nominate your Trailblazer Woman of the Year 2022 with Lorraine!

Nominations are now open! If you know someone who you think deserves the Woman of the Year Trailblazer Award, send us your nomination now. Nominations close at midday on Friday 8 July...

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Women of the Year and Newnham Associates summer event returns to Cambridge

Women of the Year and Newnham Associates summer event returns to Cambridge

We’re delighted to announce that after two years online, the Women of the Year Alumnae Club has returned to Cambridge’s Newnham College. Titled ‘There is no Blueprint - why lifelong coach...

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Nominate your Woman of the Year with Lorraine!

Nominate your Woman of the Year with Lorraine!

Nominations are now open! If you know someone who you think deserves the Woman of the Year Kindness Award, send us your nomination now. Nominations close at midday on Monday 20 Septem...

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15 Years of generosity: Women of the Year and Barclays

15 Years of generosity: Women of the Year and Barclays

For fifteen years, Women of the Year has been supported by Barclays. Attracted by the idea of celebrating the achievements of women across all walks of life, our relationship with the organisation was...

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Announcing our new ‘Extraordinary Ordinary’ Podcast

Announcing our new ‘Extraordinary Ordinary’ Podcast

We are delighted to announce the The ‘Extraordinary Ordinary’ Women of the Year Podcast: an inspiring celebration of ordinary women doing extraordinary things. Building on our history of recognisi...

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We are delighted to announce that Lady Louise Vaughan is our new Chair

We are delighted to announce that Lady Louise Vaughan is our new Chair

Lady Louise Vaughan is taking over from Catherine Roe, Chief Executive Officer of contract catering company Elior, as Chair of the organisation. Granddaughter of our founder, Lady Lothian, Louise i...

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Announcing our new ‘Wellness Warrior’ Award – Sponsored by Boots UK

Announcing our new ‘Wellness Warrior’ Award – Sponsored by Boots UK

Women of the Year announce Boots UK will sponsor new ‘Wellness Warrior’ Award championing those who improve the wellbeing of others ...

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Celebrating Trailblazing Women in Tech, Sports, Science & Education

Celebrating Trailblazing Women in Tech, Sports, Science & Education

Dr. Anne-Marie Imafidon, Head Stemette and Co-Founder of Stemettes, Anne Norona, NHS Nurse and Carmel McConnell MBE, Founder of Magic Breakfast, Menna Fitzpatrick MBE &...

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New team at the top for Women of the Year

New team at the top for Women of the Year

Women of the Year have announced its new Chair, Catherine Roe (UK CEO of global foodservice firm Elior) and new President, ITV journalist and news anchor, Julie Etchingham. Catherine...

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Catch up on the fantastic speeches from the 2017 Lunch

Catch up on the fantastic speeches from the 2017 Lunch

Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall speech transcript is available via Clarence House twitter: ...

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Women of the Year Discussed in Parliament

Women of the Year Discussed in Parliament

Valerie Vaz:  "Finally, it was great to attend the Women of the Year lunch last Monday with other Hon. Members. The winners of the awards are truly deserving. The leadership award w...

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Awards pay tribute to emergency and medical services here and abroad

Awards pay tribute to emergency and medical services here and abroad

Manchester Emergency and Medical Services, The White Helmets and The Commissioner of the London Fire Brigade, Dany Cotton, are among those honoured at the star-studded event, which was attended by The...

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