Merseyside Women of the Year Awards 2017

Winners & Runners up

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Dame Lorna came to Liverpool in 1965 and worked as a midwife for 40 years spending most of that time at the Liverpool Maternity Hospital and the Liverpool Women’s Hospital.

Her passion was the care of labouring women and over this time she delivered many Liverpool babies sharing many joys with Liverpool families. In 2003 Dame Lorna was appointed a Deputy Lieutenant of Merseyside and in 2006 she was appointed as The Queen’s personal representative - Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Merseyside. At the end of 2016, Dame Lorna was appointed Dame Commander of the Royal Victorian Order (DCVO) by Her Majesty the Queen for services to the Crown.