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Bailey, Colette Mary, (born 13 April 1971), Artistic Director and Chief Executive, Metal Culture Ltd, 2002–21  

Artistic Director and Chief Executive, Metal Culture Ltd, 2002–21

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Churchill, Lady Randolph Spencer, (Jennie Spencer), (1854–29 June 1921), Lady of Grace of St John of Jerusalem, 1901; was proprietor and Editor of the Anglo-Saxon Review  

CI 1885; RRC 1902

Born 1854; d of late Leonard Jerome, New York; m 1st, 1874, Rt. Hon. Lord Randolph Henry Spencer Churchill, 3rd s...

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Conran, Shirley Ida, (born 21 Sept. 1932), writer  

OBE 2004

writer

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Cotes, Sara Jeannette, (Mrs Everard Cotes), (22 Dec. 1861–22 July 1922)  

Born Brantford, Canada, 22 Dec. 1861; d of Charles Duncan, merchant; m 1890, Everard Cotes; died 22 July 1922

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Craufurd, Mrs Eleanor Louisa Houison, (died 15 Dec. 1950), Principal, Downham School, Hatfield Heath, Bishop’s Stortford  

Born d of J. F. Dalrymple Hay and Ellen Douglas (d of R. H. Johnston Stewart of Physgill), of Dunlop House, Dunlop; m 1903...

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de Ros, 25th Baroness, (Mary Frances Dawson) (31 July 1854–4 May 1939)  

Born 31 July 1854; d of 24th Baron de Ros and Elizabeth, d of 2nd Earl of Wilton; m 1878, Hon. Anthony Lucius Dawson, afterwards 3rd Earl of Dartrey (...

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Ffrangcon-Davies, Dame Gwen, (25 Jan. 1891–27 Jan. 1992), actress  

DBE 1991

Born 25 Jan. 1891; d of David Ffrangcon-Davies, the famous singer, and Annie Frances Rayner; died 27 Jan. 1992

actress

South Hampstead High Sch.; abroad

First London success The Immortal Hour, ...

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Fisher Prout, Margaret, (1875–9 Dec. 1963), Member of New English Art Club  

ARA 1948; RWS 1945; RWA 1947

Born 1875; d of Mark Fisher, RA; m 1908, John Alexander Prout; died 9 Dec. 1963

Member of New English Art Club...

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Green, Henrietta-Jane, (born 27 Oct. 1948), food writer, since 1977; broadcaster; company director, since 1987; food consultant, since 1989  

food writer, since 1977; broadcaster; company director, since 1987; food consultant, since 1989

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Hannay, Mrs Jane Ewing, (8 Feb. 1868–14 April 1938), JP  

CBE 1933 (OBE 1918)

Born 8 Feb. 1868; d of Rev. J. S. Wilson, DD, New Abbey, and Jane Ewing Brown; m 1899, Prof. Robert Kerr Hannay; one ...

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Jackson, Betty, (born 24 June 1949), Designer Director, Betty Jackson Ltd, since 1981  

CBE 2007 (MBE 1987); RDI 1988

Designer Director, Betty Jackson Ltd, since 1981

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Kay, Katharine Cameron, (died 21 Aug. 1965), painter and etcher  

RE 1964 (ARE 1920); RSW; FRSA 1950

Born Glasgow; d of Rev. Robert and Margaret Cameron; m 1928, Arthur Kay, HRSA (d 1939...

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Kidston, Catherine Isabel Audrey, (Cath Kidston), (born 6 Nov. 1958), Founder and Creative Director, 1993–2014, and non-executive Director, 2014–16, Cath Kidston Ltd; Founder and Creative Director, Joy of Print Ltd, since 2017; Founder, C. Atherley, 2022  

MBE 2010

Founder and Creative Director, 1993–2014, and non-executive Director, 2014–16, Cath Kidston Ltd; Founder and Creative Director, Joy of Print Ltd, since 2017; Founder, C. Atherley, 2022

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Krassa, Afroditi, (born 18 Oct. 1974), Creative Director, Afroditi, since 2002  

Creative Director, Afroditi, since 2002

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Law, Sylvia, (29 March 1931–1 April 2004)  

OBE 1977

Born 29 March 1931; d of late Reginald Howard Law and Dorothy Margaret Law; died 1 April 2004

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Leith, Dame Prudence (Margaret), (Mrs John Playfair), (born 18 Feb. 1940), DL; Chairman, Leith’s Ltd, 1992–96; Deputy Chairman, Royal Society of Arts, since 1998 (Council Member, since 1992; Chairman, 1995–97)  

DBE 2021 (CBE 2010; OBE 1989)

DL; Chairman, Leith’s Ltd, 1992–96; Deputy Chairman, Royal Society of Arts, since 1998 (Council Member, since 1992; Chairman, 1995–97)

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Lilani, Nusrat Mehboob, (Pinky), (born 25 March 1954), DL; Chief Executive Officer, Spice Magic Ltd, since 2001  

CBE 2015 (OBE 2007)

DL; Chief Executive Officer, Spice Magic Ltd, since 2001

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McGrath, Dame Patricia Ann, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Pat McGrath Labs, since 2015  

DBE 2021 (MBE 2014)

Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Pat McGrath Labs, since 2015

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Moll, Minnie, (born 6 Dec. 1961), Chief Executive, Design Council, since 2021  

Chief Executive, Design Council, since 2021

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Musgrave, Lucy Ellen, (born 4 Oct. 1966), Director, Publica, since 2010  

OBE 2019

Director, Publica, since 2010