1956 A.A. Milne dies. Best known for his books about Winnie-the-Pooh and for various children's poems. Milne was a noted writer, primarily as a playwright, before the huge success of Pooh overshadowed all his previous work. Read more by A A Milne
Dot May Dunn - Author
Dot May Dunn was born in Derbyshire, the daughter of a miner. In 1951 she joined the newly established NHS as a pre-nursing student at Leicester Royal Infirmary, eventually becoming a Research Fellow at St Bartholomew's London and the London Hospital Medical College. She has four nursing qualifications and 50 years on the 'coal face' behind her. She lives in Warwickshire and divides her time between England and France.
Twelve Babies on a Bike - Diary of a Pupil Midwife Dot May Dunn
A look at the life of a trainee midwife in the 1950’s. A fascinating social history that is moving and funny and gives great insight in to the varying social classes all linked by the same experience of childbirth. Being... Format: Paperback - Released: 01/04/2010