What has changed for women

This is a provocative question because of course you could say that everything has changed – but it soon became apparent that …

Walney Island Childhood

All my relatives lived on the island: grandparents, aunts and uncles, cousins. Three of my cousins and my sister still live on …

Desperately seeking Susan

I went to Walney School. I moved over there when I was 10. I left school in ’86 and went to Furness …

Starch, underskirts and dancing

When we went dancing, we used to wear stick out dresses. About three or four underskirts underneath. Starched they were. I used …