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16 February 2022

Subscriber of the Week: Andrea Wilder

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I am a childcare manager.

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Shepperton, Surrey.

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Yes always. Women fought to have the right to do so.

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Not quite a year.

What made you start?

Research material for a college assignment.

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Yes. My eldest son is now an avid reader, he’s a politics and modern history graduate.

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Anything by Kevin Maguire.

How do you read yours?

I love a paper copy.

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I would like to see social media platforms taken to task. Fake news breeds discontent and causes anxiety.

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Priti Patel. We may not have the same political views, but I feel she faces a type of abuse that her male colleagues don’t.

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Nigel Farage.

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