Not in front of the childrenBMJ 2001; 322 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.322.7298.1337 (Published 02 June 2001) Cite this as: BMJ 2001;322:1337
- Peter O'Donnell, general practitioner
- Sutton, Surrey
My father was Irish, from Cork, and came to Britain in the late 1940s. He kept in touch with events at home by way of a subscription to a Cork local newspaper, the Cork Weekly Examiner. Some of my earliest childhood memories are of him sitting in “his” armchair on a Friday night catching up on events from home.
He particularly liked to read the …