Starting a new life, beating cancer at 27, motherhood, and setting up ‘Mums the Heroes’
I came to England in 1999, arriving at Victoria coach station in the afternoon and tired from the long journey, but really excited to be studying English Language at the college. My diploma in Pharmacy and my letter, confirming my course, was neatly sitting in my documents folder as well as my coach return ticket with my money, around one thousand pounds, to pay for rent, travel etc.
Back home was my family; my son who was nearly four, my amazing mum, my friends and colleagues and my heart that I have left with my little son. I had no doubts that my life was taking a new turn on a new page.
From a tiny town in western Ukraine, having never flown on an aircraft before whilst also having a huge fears [...]
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