Travel

In early October 2012, I attended the fourth, New York session of the Russell Tribunal on Palestine. Once again Michael Mansfield sat on the international jury, which included Angela Davis, Roger Waters, Alice Walker and Judge John Duggard…
This was a memorable and emotional trip. Leaving London in damp, bleak weather for the early summer of SA, Michael & I were a bit dismayed to find that for a time the grey skies had followed us there. However the spirit of Cape Town is not a jot dreary...
My friend Gavin says: "My mum went to Canada in the 50s and said it was like a wet provincial Scottish town - shut with no alcohol or fun. I guess it's changed since then." We’ll see…
We have recently committed to helping an amazing charity in Cambodia - Cambodian Children's Fund. Michael is the UK Patron - and our recent trip to witness CCF in action was a complete revelation