Faith, Love and Compassion
- the official website of Elaine Coltham


Tuesday, October 26th, 2010

Elaine presents cheque to Patsy Johnson in front of Tree House model at EACH offices in Ipswich

Patsy accepts first cheque from initial sales of Elaine's new book


I was really pleased to hand over a cheque for £500 to Patsy at the Treehouse Appeal office today and a big thank you to everyone who has bought the book so far – I hope you are enjoying reading it and knowing this little book is now helping to build the new children’s Hospice.

Patsy will be at the ‘County Living’ event at Wherstead Park on 19th, 20th and 21st November and will have a supply of books available to buy on the EACH stands.

Thank you also to the staff at Ipswich Tourist Information Centre, St. Stephens Church, St. Stephens Lane for their great support in stocking the book at this town centre venue but if you are not able to get in to town please use the Contacts page on this website if you would like to order a copy.


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Friday, October 22nd, 2010

Always A Hero will be on sale at the Tourist Information Centre in Ipswich from Saturday 23rd October and Elaine will be there to sign copies between 11.00 and 12.30pm on Saturday. Elaine’s first book in 2000 helped EACH with their vital work for children with life threatening illnesses.


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Thursday, October 21st, 2010

Elaine was interviewed on BBC Radio Suffolk today, talking to Lesley Dolphin about her new book.

Elaine talks about how her new book has come about, with the help of some generous sponsors, as well as the inspiration behind her poetry.

You can hear the interview by clicking the “play” button below:

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Monday, October 18th, 2010

Elaine’s 7th book is now out. Always A Hero is a collection of children’s poetry featuring 20 poems written by Elaine. The book contains photographs and illustrations and an individual introduction to every poem explaining her inspiration.

The book costs £7.50 ALL of which she is donating to East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices (EACH) Treehouse appeal to build a new children’s hospice in Ipswich.

The book has messages of support from BBC’s Stewart White and Lesley Dolphin.

Contact Elaine for details of how you can buy this book.


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