https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uWeAtLr8bX4 Puff Daddy’s version
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YbGKQ8YASCY – Nessun Dorma
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EK_LN3XEcnw Mambo No. 5
The chamber will be supporting this venture along with providing real support for new businesses and I think it marks the start of a very positive new chapter in St Austell’s very long and important history
The next thing we did was go and meet Mary at the hospice. Now at this point the horrible reality of the situation became clear. These children and their families desperately need the hospice, it is a wonderful place and everything is done to make sure that all in the family are relaxed and taken care of but the truth of the matter is that this is a place for children with a limited life expectancy, generally they are not expected to live into their 20s and often they die much younger. It was a heart breaking tour and we left feeling very moved. However, we also knew beyond any doubt that we had chosen the right charity to support.
13 years ago my eldest son was born on mothering Sunday. As I was lying in the hospital bed coming to terms with motherhood the midwife came in and asked what I was getting for mother’s day. I replied that having just given birth and having been in labour for, what felt like, days, It was the last thing on my mind and that, anyway, my mother would understand. The midwife gave a nod towards the baby by my side and said “I wasn’t talking about your mother, I was talking about you..”