1 05, 2022

England’s greatest free asset – our footpaths . Oxfordshire Rambles was my first book and now…

By |May 1st, 2022|Categories: Kennington, Oxford|0 Comments

Today the Oxford Mail published my feature about the Ramblers. I highlight the need for a new group under the Ramblers umbrella - a walking group for families with young children. Anyone interested? https://www.oxfordmail.co.uk/news/20125497.join-ramblers-free-walks-across-oxfordshire/ During Covid lockdowns, The Oxford Mail

28 09, 2021

Sir Roger Bannister a great Scientist, a great sportsman and a great human being

By |September 28th, 2021|Categories: Biography, History, Oxford, Oxford Castaways, The Oxford Times|Tags: , , |0 Comments

https://www.sylviavetta.co.uk/2018/03/23/some-of-my-memories-of-a-great-human-being-roger-bannister/ Today a plaque will be unveiled in Westminster Abbey to Sir Roger Bannister –not among the sportsmen but among the scientists.  I believe that would please him. When I cast him away on Oxtopia in 2011, he most wanted