Almanac Family: Mum Knows Best

Ian Wilson remembers his much loved mother and the lessons in life he learned from her.

The Shouter from the Shore

A triathlon can be very trying – especially for a mother shouting encouragement to her son. Clare Cannon debriefs.

I am Mum and Dad

Recently, I have been both Mum and Dad. Dad was off creating a show to launch the London 2012 Festival, the centrepiece of the Cultural Olympiad associated with the imminent Games. Which meant, that the Cygnet and I passed 8 varied weeks in each other’s company. We are a fairly reconstructed home. The division of [Read more]