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Laura Wilson Barker

<p>like many women, she became a footnote to her husband’s life </p>

Unsuitable for children

<p>Happy Pig – stop promoting woolly apartheid!</p>

A journey into cold-water swimming

<p>. . . with each length the icy cold steals warmth from you . . . </p>

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Who are the dames?

We are a group of friends who have known one another for a long time. We’ve seen each other through childhood, teenage torment, work, play, marriage, motherhood, divorce, good times and bad times.

This is for women in their own right – not wives, not mums, not grans, not sex objects, not clothes horses.  

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Recent Blog Posts

February 18, 2019 |

Laura Wilson Barker

like many women, she became a footnote to her husband’s life

February 18, 2019 |

Unsuitable for children

Happy Pig – stop promoting woolly apartheid!

February 4, 2019 |

A journey into cold-water swimming

. . . with each length the icy cold steals warmth from you . . .

Read More