Comments: Which woman inspires you and why?

  • 8 March 2017

It is International Women's Day, which celebrates the achievements of women around the world.

The day is being marked with parades, speeches and special events.

It is held on 8 March every year and also aims to highlight the importance of men and women being equal.

We want to know which woman inspires you and why?

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Rebecca Adlington inspires me to become a swimmer.

Sophie, 11, Oxfordshire

Charlotte Dujardin because she's got an OBE.

Iona, 9, Northumberland

My mum and my nan.