A singer who triumphed over adversity – Susan Boyle

A singer who triumphed over adversity – Susan Boyle

On Saturday 11th April, 2009 is not a date that Susan Boyle is ever likely to forget. Or will the world for that matter. It was the day when an unusual, unemployed 47-year-old woman who lived alone with her cat a woman who was never kissed before, stepped onto the...
Anita Roddick – The woman who shaped ethical consumerism

Anita Roddick – The woman who shaped ethical consumerism

Anita Roddick Dame Anita Roddick (1942-2007)  best known as the founder of “The Body Shop”, created a cosmetics company, producing and retailing beauty products that shaped business and ethical consumerism forever. Roddick was the third child of four children born on...