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Cox, Baroness, (Caroline Anne Cox) (born 6 July 1937)  

a Deputy Speaker, House of Lords, 1986–2006; Founder President, Humanitarian Aid Relief Trust, since 2021 (Chief Executive Officer, 2004–16 and 2017–21; President, 2016–17)

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Dean, (Catherine) Margaret, (born 16 Nov. 1939), HM Lord Lieutenant of Fife, 1999–2014  

CVO 2013

HM Lord Lieutenant of Fife, 1999–2014

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Doughty, Susan Kathleen, (Mrs D. Orchard), (born 13 April 1948), Director: Corporate Climate Ltd, 2006–10; Ashdown Inventory, 2016–22; independent advisor on environment and government, since 2006  

Director: Corporate Climate Ltd, 2006–10; Ashdown Inventory, 2016–22; independent advisor on environment and government, since 2006

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Flather, Baroness, (Shreela Flather) (died 6 Feb. 2024)  

JP; DL; Councillor, Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead, 1976–91 (first ethnic minority woman Councillor in UK), Mayor, 1986–87 (first Asian woman to hold this office)

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Gordon, Miranda Gay, (born 18 Nov. 1963), independent early years specialist, since 2012; Vice Lord Lieutenant for County Antrim, since 2019  

independent early years specialist, since 2012; Vice Lord Lieutenant for County Antrim, since 2019

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Hogg, Baroness, (Sarah Elizabeth Mary Hogg, (Viscountess Hailsham)) (born 14 May 1946)  

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Jolly, Baroness, (Judith Anne Jolly)  

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O’Cathain, Baroness, (Detta O’Cathain) (3 Feb. 1938–23 April 2021)  

OBE 1983

Managing Director, Barbican Centre, 1990–95

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Perry of Southwark, Baroness, (Pauline Perry) (born 15 Oct. 1931)  

President, Lucy Cavendish College, Cambridge University, 1994–2001; a Conservative Party Whip, House of Lords, 2011–16

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Prashar, Baroness, (Usha Kumari Prashar) (born 29 June 1948)  

CBE 1995; PC 2009

Chairman, Judicial Appointments Commission, 2006–10; Deputy Chairman, British Council, 2012–18; Member, Iraq Inquiry, 2009–16

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Shenfield, Dame Barbara (Estelle), (9 March 1919–17 June 2004), Chairman, Women’s Royal Voluntary Service, 1981–88 (Vice Chairman, 1976–81)  

DBE 1986

Born 9 March 1919; d of George and Jane Farrow, Bearwood, Staffs; m 1st, 1941, Flt-Lt Gwilym Ivor Lewis, RAF (killed in action ...

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Smith of Gilmorehill, Baroness, (Elizabeth Margaret Smith) (born 4 June 1940)  

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