The Photo Gallery: Week 78

Hello and welcome to week 78 of The Gallery.

This week I was privileged to have been part of the judging panel for the Tesco Mum of the Year Awards.
These are real woman with the most amazing and inspirational stories. And myself, along with TV star and dance choreographer Arlene Phillips, Olympic athlete Denise Lewis, underwear entrepreneur Michelle Mone and TV presenter Emma Forbes had to read through all the shortlisted entries and decide who should be put forward in the various categories.
Believe you me it was bloody tough.

I sat on the train down to London, reading through the entries and quite unashamedly wept.
Stories of loss, of triumph, of fighting spirit, of friendship – all these women who have done quite remarkable things.

And so, as a tribute to these awards and all these women, this week’s theme is: Inspirational People.
Who has inspired you? A relative, your own mum, your dad, a close friend, someone famous, a stranger even.
Let’s give these wonderful  unsung heroes a platform to shine from.

Remember, The Gallery isn’t about technically brilliant photos. It’s about rediscovering photos; both old and new.
It’s about finding excuses to use them again, sparking your imagination, inspiring.
And absolutely ANYONE can join in.

Come back on Wednesday to add your link when The Gallery post goes up. Then visit as many of the other entries as you can to see what they’ve come up with.
The link stays open for a week so it doesn’t matter if you can’t post on Wednesday.

Say hi, discover new people, welcome them in when they discover you.
You will get out of this what you put into it.
Appreciate the wonderful words and photos that are opening themselves up to you.
The link stays open until the following Tuesday, so don’t worry if you don’t manage to post your photo on Wednesday.

If you’re new here and want to find out what The Gallery is all about and how to enter visit here.
And if you want to make sure you don’t miss any prompts or entries in future, make sure you subscribe to my RSS or email feed.

Go on, clicky click away, you know you want to …
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