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Beth is coming to London…

It has long been a shared and heartfelt wish to bring Beth Kanter back to the UK, and so I’m over the moon that later this month Beth will be spending a couple of days on these shores on her … Continue reading

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Raving about a Mexican on Ada Lovelace Day

We weren’t supposed to be in Taunton at all. I had persuaded Gicela (the woman in technology I celebrate today – and every day) to leave Mexico, and come with me to the UK, where we had met three years before. The plan … Continue reading

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Don José

I first met Don José in 1993, which is when I took the photo on the left. And this is his chair. Not just any chair; he made this one himself. Don José is one hundred years old, or thereabouts. Nobody knows; … Continue reading

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