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date: 01 March 2021

Dunmore, Helenlocked

  • Helen Taylor


Dunmore, Helen (1952–2017), poet, novelist, and children’s author, was born at Westwood maternity home in Beverley, Yorkshire, on 12 December 1952, the second of four children of Maurice Ronald Dunmore (1928–2006), then serving as a flying officer in the RAF, and his wife, ...

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