Georgia Unsworth

Campaigns Manager, Cabinet Office One year in public service My grandmother/mother was a… My ‘Mama’ left school at 14 and started her career in a bakery. She was a talented artist, and before long she won a scholarship to art …

Victoria Boyes

Name: Victoria Boyes Job: HEO Strategy, Euratom Exit Team Years in Public Service: 1 About my Grandmother… This is my beautiful nan, Nora Boyes (nee Pollendine) (born Oct 1920). She was a kind and loving lady whose parents originated from …

Caroline Watson

  Rural Development Manager, Rural Payments Agency: (Defra) Years in Public Service: 35 My grandmother/mother was a… My grandmother was born in 1905 and would have been one of the first women to have the vote when it was extended …

Julia Maguire

Senior Lawyer, Government Legal Department 18 years in public service My grandmother/mother was a… My Grandma left school aged 14, which was then the legal school leaving age, because her father was killed in the May blitz of Liverpool by …

Zoë Gould

Head of Product, DWP Digital Years in Public Service: 12 years   My grandmother/mother was a… My grandma was a nurse, and growing up I spent a lot of time with her while my mum was at work. She was an …

Loraine Midda MBE

          Head of Member Services - Lords, Organisation Parliamentary Digital Service Years in Public Service: 20   My grandmother/mother was a… My grandmother came from Poland as a Jew escaping persecution. She was from a family …