An enlargement taken from a passport photograph

Some Photographs of Mary Arnold

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This and the following picture are the last twoever taken of Mary in Summer 1987. They were taken during a trip with the South Midlands William Morris Society to Owlpen Manor in Gloucestershire.


Mary near the village of Stoneleigh in 1979 before her disability had become apparant


8 years later at the Mountain Centre in Libanus, with the Brecon Beacons in the background


Two pictures taken over the following years in South Wales. The first at the Big Pit Coalmine which she descended in her wheelchair and the second near the Dolocauthi Gold mines

Here she is down a slate mine this time, in June 1992




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 Mary Arnold's original page describing her adventures with an unusual electric wheelchair.
The whole of the political and voluntary community in Coventry turned out for her funeral, these are some of their tributes 
 Mary in her own words, various writings and thoughts on living with a disability
 What the papers said, Mary was seldom out of the news
Mary's last campaign, to get on an NHS trust board, including her C.V. and her thoughts on the health service
An inspirational poem chosen by Mary's other son, Marcus and read out at her funeral

Copyright 1998 Laurence Arnold
This page was created on, Sunday October 25th 1998