The Reverend Jane Durell speaks about her life: wartime, on a farm, horses, working for the church, and being ordained.
Heather will be talking about her working life with the deafblind for Social Services and as an ordained Minister. I was fifteen when I left school and my first job in my working life at that age was at Start-rite, first within the post department – incoming post followed by the typing pool and the […]
When I sought to serve God as a teenager every door seemed closed. You needed to be a man to serve. Who would have dreamt that I would end up as an ordained priest in the Church of England!
I’ve just been asked where I’d like to start, so I think I’d better start at the beginning, which is a good place: I was born at an early age, as the comedian said, on the Huntingdon side of Peterborough, on whichever side of the river that is. I think it’s the south side of […]