Maud Carpenter ran the Liverpool Playhouse for nearly forty years and became a local legend.
Twenty five years after she started her fight, Mary Harris Smith finally received the professional accreditation she deserved.
Laura Annie Willson: suffragette, house builder, engineer and the original northern powerhouse.
Beatrice Gordon Holmes was a self-made millionaire and quite a girl.
Elspeth Phelps may be largely forgotten now but she had a knack for making news