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1st May 2024

Nominations for London blue plaques are open from mid-May to mid-July. Currently around 85% of the 900-plus plaques commemorate men, but English Heritage is keen to increase the number of blue plaques for women, although it says women's names comprise only one-third of the public nominations - somehow the maths does not add up. Amy Levy, novelist, poet, and essayist, will be included in our list. 

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