“Businesses have the power to do good.” That was a firm belief of the late Dame Anita Roddick, founder of The Body Shop. Her daughter, Sam, passionate activist and founder of Coco de Mer has certainly inherited her mother’s spirit for the pursuit of business success as well as social and environmental change. Continue reading
I am delighted to contribute to Parliament Week as a ‘blogger’ and to share my life experiences which made me the woman I am in 2013 – a wife, mother, grandmother, sister, sister-in-law, aunty, great aunt, retired headteacher, Continue reading
Slowly, the tide is turning and women are featuring more and more in day to day political life.
I am a Member of the European Parliament, representing South West England and Gibraltar. I was elected in July 2009 together with 254 other women Continue reading
The inner workings of Parliament are often a mystery to many of us. The link below takes you to a video which de-mystifies the role of the Parliamentary Private Secretary: