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#9 Al Hakawati (The Storyteller) Clare Balding: 'Walking Home: My Family and Other Rambles'

Our 9th story from our Al Hakawati series is an insightful and very moving piece from none other than Broadcaster and author, Clare Balding. This extract covers her time in Wiltshire with the 'Forget Me Not' walking group, consisting of people living with early onset memory diseases. Walking and sharing stories go hand in hand and this reading is simply wonderful. We are so grateful to Clare for agreeing to be one of our storytellers and reading so beautifully. Please share!

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