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FORMAT: Paperback
ISBN: 9781845025335
RRP: £7.99
PAGES: 256
PUBLICATION DATE: June 20, 2013

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It Won’t Hurt a Bit: Nursing Tales from the Swinging Sixties

By (author) Jane Yeadon

When Jane Yeadon decided that she wanted to become a nurse, the Swinging Sixties had arrived in style. But before her training the nearest she got to anything swinging was the udder of the cow on their farm in the north-east of Scotland. It was time to leave for the bright lights and some modern life. “It Won’t Hurt a Bit” is the story of Jane’s journey from the farm she loved and the schoolwork she hated through to her nurse training and the many adventures along the way. It’s a warm, funny and affectionate memoir from a simpler time as Jane and her new friends tackle the ups and downs of a gruelling three-year training, some scary matrons and a variety of challenging patients and their relatives. All to the backdrop of the fabulous Swinging Sixties.

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