International Women's Day: Inspiring women from the North East

If you’re looking for a little inspiration on International Women’s Day, then look no further than our list of inspiring women. From feminist icons and historical figures to Newcastle celebrities, women from a wide range of backgrounds have had a major influence on the North East. To celebrate International Women’s Day, we’ve compiled a list of ten famous women from Newcastle, Gateshead and the wider North East, each of whom have left their mark on our region in their own unique way.

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