Celebrating the women of Yorkshire on International Women’s Day

Yorkshire Life supports International Women's Day

Yorkshire Life supports International Women's Day - Credit: Archant

It’s International Women’s Day and we love the women of Yorkshire - these are some of the cool, creative and clever women we’ve featured in the pages Yorkshire Life so far this year ...

Victoria Robinson

Victoria Robinson - Credit: Archant

JANUARY

 

 

Perfect Provender

Perfect Provender - Credit: Archant

Victoria Robinson - art&

Victoria Robinson at art& shares her favourite things about Yorkshire.

 

Annabel Makin Jones

Annabel Makin Jones - Credit: Archant

Jodie McGregor - Perfect Provender

Bedale-based Jodie McGregor runs the successful granola start-up Perfect Provender.

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Sabrina Portrait (c) Kris Kirkham

Sabrina Portrait (c) Kris Kirkham - Credit: Archant

Annabel Makin-Jones - tame & wild drinks

Anna Makin-Jones has created a line of drinks made with English fruits and foraged botanicals, inspired by the Yorkshire countryside.

 

Lesley was the creative mind behind Bettys Cookery School, which opened in 2001

Lesley was the creative mind behind Bettys Cookery School, which opened in 2001 - Credit: Archant

Sabrina Ghayor - food columnist

Sabrina moved to Yorkshire last year and is loving life here. She shares her plans for Mother's Day.

 

Rachel Bice

Rachel Bice - Credit: Yokrshire Wildlife Trust

Lesley Wild - Bettys

As Bettys prepares to celebrate its centenary, we talk to Lesley Wild about her 40 years with the family firm

 

Monica proudly holding a proof copy of her novel

Monica proudly holding a proof copy of her novel - Credit: Archant

FEBRUARY

 

 

Kelley Harris

Kelley Harris - Credit: Archant

Rachael Bice - Yorkshire Wildlife Trust

Rachael Bice is the new chief executive at the helm of Yorkshire Wildlife Trust.

 

Laura Whittle (c) Ceri Oakes

Laura Whittle (c) Ceri Oakes - Credit: Ceri Oakes

Monica Cafferky - Author

Author Monica Cafferky on how Yorkshire inspired her debut novel: The Winter's Sleep

 

At home with,,,,,

At home with,,,,, - Credit: Archant

Keeley Harris - Vintage collector

Keeley, who is better known as 'Vintage Keeley' organises the hugely popular Festival of Vintage at York Racecourse.

 

Barn renovation - kitchen (c) Ryan Wicks

Barn renovation - kitchen (c) Ryan Wicks - Credit: Archant

Laura Whittle - Whitby Seafoods

Laura Whittle is sales and marketing director at her family's business, Whitby Seafoods.

 

Adriana Gentile of Adriana Homewares

Adriana Gentile of Adriana Homewares - Credit: Archant

MARCH

 

 

Women in Business

Women in Business - Credit: Getty Images/iStockphoto

Amanda Owen- Shepherdess

We join Yorkshire Shepherdess Amanda Livingston-Owen on the farm in the Yorkshire Dales.

 

Bess Sturman - Interior Designer

Designer Bess Sturman loves to work with Yorkshire artisans for her bespoke interiors projects

 

Adrian Gentile - Clothing designer

Leeds based textile designer Adriana Gentile designs and manufactures lovely cushions and throws for the home, made in a Yorkshire weaving mill.

 

WOMEN IN BUSINESS

We also spoke to women across all sectors in the Yorkshire business world.

 

Yorkshire women in business: arts and leisure

 

Yorkshire women in business: business and networking

 

Yorkshire women in business: home and design

 

Yorkshire women in business: everyday help

 

To find out more about International Women's Day go to www.internationalwomensday.com

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