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In the Spotlight: John Morton

15th August 2021 | In The Spotlight

John Patrick Morton was born in 1958 in Highfields, Leicester to parents Eamon and Patsy, recent Irish immigrants from Northern Ireland. He was the eldest of three siblings. His father came to work as a labourer, digging the roads and pipe laying. He worked in a quarry in Ireland but he said it would have probably killed him if he had stayed there.

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In the Spotlight: Rosie Made a Thing

26th April 2021 | Business, In The Spotlight, People

Rosie was born in Keyham but spent most of her childhood living in Oadby where she went to Leicester High School.  She studied Sports Science at Loughborough University.  In her twenties, she lived in the South of France for a short time and then moved to London where she worked as a PE teacher in a Prep School in Chiswick.  Now married with 3 children, she moved to Kibworth shortly before their first child started school in 2012.

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