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February 2015

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Bowie, Blondie and Wicked: Anthea Turner’s six best albums

February 16, 2015

In recent years she has been a contestant on Dancing On Ice and The Jump. Anthea is now a household management expert and has written several books to accompany her BBC series The Perfect Housewife (antheaturner.wpengine.com) DAVID BOWIE: The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars (EMI, RCA Records) Every time I hear a track from this album it takes me back to a draughty hall in Staffordshire where I first saw Bowie perform when I…

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My family values

February 16, 2015

My Dad’s name is Brian Turner, like the television chef, and I sometimes make the mistake of calling the β€œreal” Brian Turner instead of my dad because their numbers are next to each other on my mobile. I am sure Dad would have liked a son, but he ended up with three girls. When I was eight years old, he bought me a train set for Christmas. It took me and my sisters by surprise, but I was too polite…

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