Lynne Franks

Women's Empowerment


seed and Women's Empowerment

Since 2000, Lynne’s books, workshops, retreats, talks and events have had a positive impact on thousands of women all over the world.  Together with her BLOOM Retreats and B.Hive, the women’s business clubs she ran for three years from 2010 in partnership with Regus, Lynne has given women from many backgrounds and cultures opportunities for leadership in their lives, businesses and communities.


Lynne, 'In Conversation' with Margaret Hodge MP at the Women 1st Conference in 2013

Lynne leading her workshop at B.Hive

SEED Workshops at WOW 2014

SEED community dream at WOW

Lynne presenting SEED workshops in South Africa for 'African Solutions for African Problems' 2011 / 2014

Lynne seeing the work of A.S.A.P. in South African villages

Lynne and the SEED coaches

Lynne at SEED EXPO 2003, with B.K. Sister Jayanti, Lucinda Drayton, Trudie Styler, Ruby Wax, Andi Oliver, Neneh Cherry, Vanessa Feltz and Barty Vyas

Lynne in discussion at B.Hive with Simone Roche, founder of Northern Power Women

SEED Workshops at WOW 2014

Knitting Together Nations collaboration in post-war Bosnia with SEED, UNESCO and World Bank

Lynne with Priscilla Highams, founder of A.S.A.P. and the rural women she helps.

Lynne with SEED colleague Norma Bishop-Joseph at the launch of SEED Women's Enterprise Programme

Lynne at the Residencia Hotel in Mallorca, 'In Conversation' with Louise Davis, Anna Nicholas, Jackie Waldren and Kate Mentink

SEED Workshops at WOW 2014

Lynne being interviewed by Jude Kelly, founder of WOW at the Southbank

SEED workshop at A.S.A.P

Lynne with her South African Sangoma medicine women friends