Timpson, builder of the eponymous chain found time with his late wife to foster over ninety children.
More than that Sir John gives many hours of his time visiting schools showing teachers how love for a child can be the springboard for its success.
|A great man|
So, the interesting question is this....
Why did a man blessed with so many talents end up with a meagre knighthood rather than a place in the Lords: after all, in Sir John we have a man who has practical experience in helping children from damaged backgrounds understand that everything is possible.
Sir John could have been the voice in the Lords for unheard children everywhere.
An example of the rottenness of the system.
The Government has appointed a nonentity leader of Wiltshire CC to advise our Council on how to manage Grenfell.
Evidently, she is very proud that cleaners at County Hall refer to her as Jane....how democratic she is!
Just think, unless the Dame had put a stop to it, the silly Pooter Cockell would be in the Lords grabbing his tax free £300 a day.
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