About MaryTrueick

My name is Mary and I am 62. I worked in Fleet Street as a secretary for many years and lived through the many excesses that served as an excuse for getting a story onto the page there during the 70's and early 80's. I left Fleet Street when pregnant and my daughter, Lucy, was born in 1986. I was happily married for 35 years until widowed in 2008. I am currently embroiled in Lucy's wedding plans.

Warm women

Warm women

Mary Trueick asks why European women seem to fear going solo less than us Brits. On a recent trip to Madrid I noticed, as I do on every trip to warmer climes in Western Europe, the number of women aged 50 plus who are out and about and enjoying life on the streets of their […]

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