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My memoirs Mixed Blessings from a Cambridge Union can be purchased  as a paperback for £14.99 (ISBN: 978-0-9955268-0-8) online from Amazon  as well as downloaded as an e-book for £6.99 from Amazon Kindle & Kobo. Over 100 Amazon ‘5-star’ reviews! Including: “Do get hold of this and read it. Utterly inspiring.”  Jane Robinson, Author, 20/12/2017


Philomena meets Obama’s
 Dreams From My Father.”


Latest News & Events

2019 – what a year! Pride of Britain Lifetime Achievement Award & 4 Honorary Doctorate Degrees

Here’s a summary of the wonderful events and honours that came my way – my huge thanks to all the organisations who presented me with awards, I still can’t quite believe it all happened!

Pride of Britain Lifetime Achievement Award 28th October 2019 Presented by Janet Jackson

Malorie Blackman OBE – Writer and Children’s Laureate: 2013-2015

Mixed Blessings is interwoven with Elizabeth’s usual humour and insightfulness and I very much enjoyed reading it.”