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In praise of Helen Fawkes

I will freely admit to never having heard of the lady until yesterday, but once I had heard of her I was filled with admiration. A young woman, a journalist for the BBC who found out that she had cancer … Continue reading

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Nelson.

No, not Willy, not even Horatio,┬ábut this little fella. He was hatched in the incubator along with one of his brothers or sisters as mum had abandoned the nest, but he just seemed very weak, and had one eye that … Continue reading

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