The Sassy Spinner

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Industry Student
Occupation Retired
Location Yate, South Glos, United Kingdom
Introduction I am a mature PhD student at the University of the West of England in Bristol. Twelve years ago I suffered a migraneous stroke which left me with no sense of balance - consequently eight years ago I had a serious fall and suffered a compression fracture at L2 - this has left me in a wheelchair. Since then I have graduated with a BA Hons in History, played wheelchair tennis at National Level and achieved a world ranking.
Interests History, Silk, Spinning, Knitting, Weaving, Dyeing, Gardening, Cycling
Favorite Movies Robin Hood Prince of Theives - for the bit where the Sheriff says 'make the stitiches small'
Favorite Music Brian Adams
Favorite Books Currently reading the Matthew Bartholomew Chronicles by Susanna Gregory