Kate Chisholm

The sense of an ending | 17 May 2018

Plus: who would have thought Prince Harry’s wedding would be a catalyst for change?

The timing of the Today programme’s series about hospices could not have been more apt, coming as it did so soon after Tessa Jowell’s death was announced with its array of tributes and the poignant interview with her husband and one of her daughters. In themselves such personal testimonies are not always that helpful — everyone’s situation is individual and the actual outcomes necessarily different.

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