The outbreak of HIV and AIDS in the 1980s shook the world. Read how it impacted Hertfordshire.
Annie Swan, Journalist & Suffragist.
Audrey Collins OBE, The Pioneer of Women’s Cricket and a Trail Blazer for women.
Audrey Peattie, helped pioneer pregnancy tests.
Read about: Barbara Follett MP, Government party transformer & Founder of networks & groups supporting women into government.
Read about the history of same-sex marriages and civil partnerships in Hertfordshire.
Every year a dedicated Colney Heath villager puts together a calendar of photographs capturing the memories of the life lived ...
Meet Dolly Shepherd, The Edwardian Parachutist, Trapeze Artist, Hot Air Balloon Jumper.
Dr Miall-Smith, The First Female Welwyn Garden City Doctor.
Acclaimed writer E M Forster spent his childhood in Stevenage, Hertfordshire.
E. Margaret, Hertfordshire's first Chief Health Visitor and Midwives Trainer
Eileen Soper, Artist and Illustrator of Enid Blyton's, Famous Five books.
A Victorian Gentlewoman with a Passion for Entomology.
Elisabeth Hudson, St Albans Campaigner & Charity Worker.
Elizabeth Baker, Playwright and Suffragette.
Elizabeth Impey, Hitchin's Suffragette, Demonstrator & Protester.
Emily Davies, Founder of Britain’s First Women’s College.
Gwendoline Page – The WW2 Code Breaker At Bletchley Park
Hatfiield Mayor (2015-2016 Term) Councillor Lynne Sparks
Jane Hawking Jones, Educator & Author, first wife of theoretical physicist, cosmologist and author Stephen Hawking.
Katherine Ferrers, ‘The Wicked Lady'...?