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Deborah James cancer podcast You, Me and the Big C wins top award

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Dame Deborah James’ podcast You, Me and the Big C, has been honoured at the British Podcast Awards winning the champion prize. James, who hosted the podcast alongside Rachael Bland and Lauren Mahon, died last month ag...

My mother died while Johnson partied. His legacy is one of lies and contempt

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Boris Johnson’s legacy will be one of lies, contempt for the ordinary people he was supposed to protect, and above all presiding over the deaths of nearly 200,000 British people. He will be remembered as the prime min...

Deborah James legacy: huge rise in online checks for bowel cancer signs

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There was a tenfold increase in people checking bowel cancer symptoms online immediately after the death of Dame Deborah James, the NHS has said. More than 23,000 visits were paid to NHS websites for bowel cancer on W...

Deborah James hailed as a ‘beacon’ whose legacy will save lives

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When Dame Deborah James revealed that she was receiving hospice-at-home care for terminal bowel cancer, she admitted that she had hoped to be an outlier who would live for ever. That was not to be. But James’s legacy ...

Dame Deborah James obituary

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In the last five years of her life, Deborah James, who has died aged 40 from cancer, never stopped talking about life as worth living. She did this as co-host of BBC Radio 5 Live’s award-winning, lively podcast about ...

Tell us: did Deborah James’ bowel cancer awareness campaigning change your life?

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Dame Deborah James, the headteacher turned podcaster who raised millions of pounds for charity with her campaigning to raise awareness of bowel cancer, died on Tuesday. We would like to hear from people whose lives ha...

‘Her attitude was a lesson to us all’: tributes pour in for Dame Deborah James

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Dame Deborah James has been hailed as an “inspiration” and an “extraordinary campaigner” of “unbelievable tenacity” as tributes poured in for the podcaster and cancer campaigner, who has died at the age of 40. The mot...

‘The story enraged me’ – US artist Deborah Roberts on her Child Q collage

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Deborah Roberts seemed to explode on to the art scene only recently with her poignant collages of black life, but the 60-year-old African American has been working assiduously as an artist for three decades. Until a f...

Deborah James describes anger and fear over dying of bowel cancer

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Deborah James has said she is angry at the fact she is terminally ill, and scared of dying. The campaigner, 40, who was diagnosed with bowel cancer in 2016 and has documented her experiences since on social media, rev...

Like Deborah James, I confronted cancer wearing a great outfit and high heels

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She doesn’t look like a cancer victim; she doesn’t sound like a cancer victim; she doesn’t dress like a cancer victim; and she certainly doesn’t behave like a cancer victim. And that’s because Dame Deborah James is no...

Deborah James’s second and final book tops Amazon chart ahead of publication

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Pre-orders of Deborah James’s second book have soared within days of it becoming available. The podcast host’s memoir-cum-self-help volume is topping the Amazon UK bestsellers list, ahead of Richard Osman’s popular cr...

In her gracious acceptance of death, Deborah James has given us lessons in how to live

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Deborah James has been dying in public for five years. Since her diagnosis of terminal bowel cancer, she has become famous and beloved as a tireless campaigner, co-host of the award-winning podcast of You, Me and the ...

Deborah James grateful for ‘surreal, mind-blowing’ few days as cancer donations hit £5.7m

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The podcast host Deborah James has thanked people for donating millions to charity after a “surreal” few days in which she was made a dame. James, 40, was given the honour at her family home by the Duke of Cambridge ...

From stigma to spotlight: Deborah James puts focus on bowel cancer

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For more than five years, Deborah James, the presenter of the BBC podcast You, Me and the Big C, has put a spotlight on a cancer otherwise left in the dark, and with such authority that she was awarded a damehood late...

Bowelbabe cancer blogger Deborah James receiving hospice at home care

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The podcaster Deborah James has told followers on social media she does not know “how long I’ve got left” after being moved to hospice at home care to treat her terminal bowel cancer. The presenter of the BBC podcast ...

‘I never needed people to like me’: Dragons’ Den star Deborah Meaden on snobbery, fame and her 40-year marriage

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As Deborah Meaden gears up for her 17th series of Dragons’ Den, which she joined in 2006, she meets me at the Guardian’s offices. She is maybe 90 seconds late and does this lightning three-act apology – that she is so...

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