THE WOMEN WHO MADE BRITIAN  

 

During the Autumn and Spring terms 2019-2020, we met to discuss the merits of women highlighted in Jenni Murray’s “A History of Britain in 21 Women.”

However, we all had additional women to consider as highlighted below.  Group members voted on the women below and decided on Marie Stopes. Read the stories to see if you agree. 

 

MARIE STOPES

by Yvonne Warner

MARY ANNING

by Sue Durrant

DOROTHY LAWRENCE

by Sandra Alexander

ROSALIND FRANKLIN

by Richard Tucker

EDITH CAVELL

by Sue Woolf

ANITA RODDICK

By Jude Hodges

ADA LOVLACE

by Eric R

VIRGINIA WOOLF

by Liz Oddy

SHIRLEY WILLIAMS

by Rosemary Harris

HELEN SHARMAN

by Anne Hutton

FLORENCE NIGHTINGALE

by Chris Tremellon

AMY JOHNSON

by Doreen White

ELIZABETH FRY

By Brenda Baldry

ELIZABETH FRY

 by Joy Spragshot