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I heard this podcast on Today FM a little while back – the story behind The Spice Girl’s song “Wannabe”.


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Meet History’s Most Unsinkable Woman: Violet Jessop

Thank you to Shirley Roberts for sending in this article about Violet Jessop.

I’ve always been fascinated by the tragic story of the Titanic – where I grew up in Ireland is very close to Cobh which was the last port the Titanic left before it met its’ terrible end.

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This girl is FIERCE!

Thank you Natalie Chappell for sending in this video.

Sky Brown is one of 5 skateboarders who has made the British Olympic Skateboarding Team and will be seeking to compete in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

This will be the first Olympics to feature skateboarding as an event.

Sky is just 10 years old!! If she competes at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, at aged 12 years old, she will become the youngest Briton to compete at a Summer Olympics Games.

This girl is INCREDIBLE – what young girl could not be inspired by her!

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