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Singapore ex-pat’s guest post – Jane Iyer CEO of award winning Jane’s Singapore Tours

Singapore ex-pat’s guest post – Jane Iyer CEO of award winning Jane’s Singapore Tours

Many thanks to Jonathan Hardy for the last guest post. I loved learning of his inspiring decision to carve out his own career. As concidence would have it, Jane Iyer, today’s guest, was involved in his transition to the gig economy.   Jane Iyer is the CEO of specialist tour business, Jane’s Singapore Tours. Today, she’s going… Continue reading…

Singapore Ex-Pat’s guest blog: Sophie McDermott, founder of Women’s Writes

Singapore Ex-Pat’s guest blog: Sophie McDermott, founder of Women’s Writes

Welcome to Sophie McDermott’s guest blog.  She is the first of five guests I will be welcoming on this post between now and the end of September. Each of my guests has inspired or fascinated me and it’s a pleasure to be able to introduce them to you. Sophie McDermott is a graduate, (2018), of Newcastle… Continue reading…

Book club questions for Blood and Bandages – fighting for life in the RAMC Field Ambulance 1940-1946

Book club questions for Blood and Bandages – fighting for life in the RAMC Field Ambulance 1940-1946

Hello and welcome to this post. I was delighted to learn that book clubs are reading Blood and Bandages, so I thought I’d suggest some questions. Book club questions What do you think happened to Mary and why? 2. With which character did you most identify and why? 3. Would you have understood William’s story without,… Continue reading…

Gary Lineker: My Grandad’s War

Gary Lineker: My Grandad’s War

On 11th November, the BBC broadcast a moving and important documentary called Gary Lineker: My Grandad’s War. It had been commissioned from Wall to Wall Media and told the story of Gary Lineker‘s grandad, Stanley Abbs, who had served as a nursing orderly in the Royal Army Medical Corps in Italy in World War Two… Continue reading…

I’m back!

     Sorry I’ve been gone for so long and thanks for bearing with me. I’ve been uber-busy and have got lots of news for you.  I’m still playing catch-up but will be back in the saddle next Friday, 23rd September. I’ll look forward to seeing you then.     Ta-ra for now. Continue reading…

Time to ring in some changes

     Hello again and Happy New Year.     Sorry its been a while, but I’ve been thinking about the blog’s direction.     For years, its been dominated by Shoreham’s news but I feel that it’s time to give it a more personal feel. The first of these new look blogs, will appear this Friday… Continue reading…