My power list – female influencers

BBC Radio 4’s Woman’s Hour has revealed its list of 10 female influencers, featuring names such as Nicola Sturgeon, Angelina Jolie and Anna Wintour. It’s a great list, but it got me thinking about the women that influence me. Obviously, my mum tops the list, but as she’s not on social media here are 11…

Review: I Am Malala by Malala Yousafzai with Christina Lamb

I’m a 20-something woman (it’s rude to ask exactly how old I am) but I’m not afraid to admit that one of my few heroines in life (apart from my mum) is 16-year-old Malala Yousafzai. We all know her name now – since being shot by the Taliban Yousafzai has been hailed by the western…