Monthly Archives: September 2012

Diana Athill on what makes her care home special

Just over two years ago I was given a ticket to hear the author, BBC radio Four guest speaker and nonagenarian Diana Athill speak in Primrose Hill, London NW3.It was fabulous.I loved the venue, and the place was packed out – a tribute to Diana and… Continue reading

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Ladies in lavender

This 2004 film is worth watching again if you have already seen it, and well worth the first visit if you haven’t – “Ladies in Lavender” directed by Charles Dance from a story by William J. Locke about two ageing, unmarried sisters who befriend a … Continue reading

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