My mother is 90!

My mother is 90!

She is intelligent and funny, empathetic and generous. She could have done anything, but coming from a poor working class family in Liverpool and marrying my father and becoming a housewife, her options were limited. She still enjoyed the high life for a while as a private midwife after the war.

Born the same day as the Queen, her birthday began with a wonderful choir from Longmeadow School, a party for 80, then a family lunch,and finally appearing on the One Show at the BBC and being waved off by staff who really warmed to her.

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Longmeadow School

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Mum on the One Show, everyone was very friendly

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