Dave Williams, Suzie Wilde and Laura Sheppard tell Noni Needs, broadcast on 5th March on Noni’s Rise and Shine show who their inspirational Women are, ahead of International Women’s Day on 8th March 2021. It’s interesting listening.

Dave Williams lists Miss Boyce, Katherine Moxey and Vicki Ostersen email: vickiostersen@gmail.com Or go to treefrogart.co.uk, and of course his wife, Sue Williams and Yvonne Higleyand, his mother-in-law.

Suzie Wilde lists J Bell Burnell, Suzie Lennox and Sarah Brooks of yesyesyes.org, Fields medal winner Maryam Mirzakhani and Margaret Busby.

Laura Sheppard lists Rowena Cade (Minack theatre), Laura Bates (Everyday Sexism), Marin Allsop and Hedy Lamarr.

Noni Needs lists Mona Hatoum, Tracy Emin, Brené Brown, Julia Cameron, Elizabeth Smart, Rebecca Solnit, Francine Lawrence (Country Living magazine), her mother, aunties and of course all her lovely friends. Male and female.

The final question. Who are YOUR female inspirations?