The teenager who got a hug from the Duchess of Sussex after telling a delighted audience of schoolmates “She’s really beautiful innit?” said it was a moment he will “cherish” for the rest of his life.
International Women’s Day
A teenage school boy who hugged the Duchess of Sussex has written to the Duke after “cuddling” his wife.
Ashley Graham shared a picture of herself during her labour to mark International Women’s Day.
Record crowds have flocked to Glasgow Film Festival this year.
In the week of International Women’s Day these artworks give a glimpse at friendship, female empowerment and life in the flapper era. Girl power 1920s-style had arrived.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have marked International Women’s Day by sharing stories of some of the most inspirational women they have met in the last year.
People around the world have marked International Women’s Day with calls to end exploitation and increase equality.
Hundreds of people have marched down Whitehall in support for International Women’s Day.
Police in the capital of Kyrgyzstan have detained about 60 people after an unauthorised rally to mark International Women’s Day was broken up by a group of men.
The story of Muslim war operative and British secret agent Noor Inayat-Khan and the sacrifice she made for her country is a remarkable tale of courage and tenacity.
Emeli Sande has spoken about the impact the climate crisis had on her family in Zambia and said women are often disproportionately affected.
More than 1,000 women and children across Scotland are supported by Women’s Aid on any given day, the charity has revealed.
Inspiring speakers took to the stage at a north-east conference to celebrate International Women’s Day.
Statues of pioneering women have been draped with sashes ahead of International Women’s Day.
Senior female leaders at a Scottish university recreated a 150-year-old staff photo replacing the men with women.
Former home secretary Amber Rudd urged Oxford University students to “stop hiding and start engaging” after she was “no-platformed” 30 minutes before she was due to speak at an event about women in politics.
A partnership between two Lawn Tennis Association programmes is aiming to bring tennis to women and girls from disadvantaged and BAME communities across the UK.
Dame Katherine Grainger says the level of inactivity among adolescent girls is “depressing” but hopes the Tokyo Olympics can convince a generation of females that there is a sport for everyone.
Baroness Sue Campbell wants England to keep raising the bar for women’s football after a hugely successful 12 months, with the European Championships on home soil just over a year away.
Three passenger trains will be entirely run by female staff on Friday to mark International Women’s Day.
Adele, Mabel and Rita Ora have been named on a list of the 100 most influential women in music who are “changing” the industry.
Boris Johnson has said there remains “so much more to do” to ensure equality between men and women as he addressed a Downing Street reception to mark International Women’s Day.
Jo Pavey is urging women and girls to get their running shoes on this weekend as This Girl Can teams up with parkrun for International Women’s Day.
Women make up fewer than 7% of frontline firefighters in England but are still better represented than they were five years ago, figures show.
Politicians will discuss the barriers females still face in the workplace at an event next month to mark International Women’s Day.
The editor of a political magazine will kickstart Robert Gordon University’s International Women’s Day celebrations.
Sandi Toksvig, Naomi Wolf and Mary Robinson are among the names in the line-up for the 10th Women of the World (WOW) Festival next year.
Gwyneth Paltrow paid tribute to her two mothers-in-law to mark International Women’s Day.
Mark Ronson has credited Amy Winehouse with making him the man he is on International Women’s Day.
Emmerdale star Jane Cox has said she will “shed more than a few tears” when filming her final scenes as Lisa Dingle, who has been diagnosed with a terminal heart condition.