Our Favourite International Women’s Day Stories

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Progress is what keeps the world moving. And here at Mecca HQ, we’re championing a day which, every year, gains in strength.

Held on the 8th March, International Women’s Day celebrates the achievements of women, past, present and future. The theme this year is #PressForProgress, a strong global movement that is striving for gender parity, along with activism like #MeToo and #TimesUp.

To celebrate the incredible achievements of women across the world, we’ve pulled together our favourite inspiring women stories. From authors to actors, it seems there are no bounds for these fierce ladies. Here’s how they became the role models we know and love today…

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Funny Things British Mums Say | Mother’s Day 2018

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Mums – they’re the greatest. From predictive text mess-ups to accidental pocket dials, mothers have special quirks which we know all too well. So, to celebrate Mother’s Day 2018 (11th March), we’ve rounded up our all-time favourite British mum sayings. Work your way through and count them as you go. (Double points if you recognise all 14!)

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