Tanni Grey-Thompson

(1969-) – cross-bench peer; advocate of equal rights for disabled people; and […]

Margaret Thatcher

(1925-2013) – setting aside her career as a chemist and lawyer, and […]

Emmeline Pankhurst

(1858-1917) With her daughters and colleagues a leading suffragette who founded women’s […]

Mary Wollstonecraft

Mary Wollstonecraft (1759-97) Speaking in favour of a Wollstonecraft memorial in Stoke […]

Tessa Jowell

– (1947-2018) influential 2012 Olympics champion, local London politician and government minister.

Betty Boothroyd

(1929-) – first female Speaker of the House of Commons from 1992 […]