THE search is on for Worcestershire's Women of the Year for 2005.

The winners will be announced at a charity lunch on Wednesday, June 29, at Madresfield Court.

Nominees must live or work in the county and have excelled in one of three categories: business, achievement or voluntary.

To nominate someone call 01905 748108.

Since the first awards in 1986, the event has raised £210,000 for St Richard's Hospice. This year organisers aim to raise £45,000 to provide a fully equipped room at the hospice.