United We Stand, Divided We Fall

I love reading. As a child I remember always being encouraged to read, being taken every Saturday morning to the local public library to borrow three books. The library was housed in an austere red brick building with high sided windows with silence the order of the day. But the children’s section was welcoming and…

Medical History and Heritage

I am to the best of my knowledge the first Sloane to be a doctor, and therefore have always considered myself to be bereft of any medical heritage or connections. Until recently! Being about to start work on an attic conversion, over Christmas the Sloane family undertook a major clear out. In the process of…