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About the Episode
Falklands War Veteran Simon Weston CBE joins Alice and Lucy.
In June 1982, Simon was aboard the Sir Galahad that was bombed during the conflict. Out of the 30 strong platoon, 22 men were killed, leaving Simon with 46% burns to his body and face and severely disfigured.In this enlightening episode, Simon discusses his accident, recovery and how his life experiences have shaped his outlook on life.
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Find out more about Simon, and his work at https://simonweston.com/
Simon would like to use his appearance on the Podcast to raise awareness for https://www.debra.org.uk/
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Hosts: Alice Evans, Daisy Holder and Lucy Wood
Editor: Adam Hull
Music: Maisy Crunden
Transcriptionist: Sarah Matthews