Stourton’s girl helping her hero
girl, but now it is he who has faced a long battle to recover from injury.
In a message on her internet donation page, St Mary’s Shaftesbury old girl Eleanor, 26, has penned a moving tribute to the good cause.
‘During numerous trips to Selly Oak Hospital and Headley Court [a rehabilitation centre],’ she writes, ‘I have been faced with the shocking reality of just how many service men and women — many of them in their teens and 20s — have been left with life-altering wounds in the service of their country, and of their incredible fortitude and courage in facing the challenge of life post-injury.’
ELEANOR STOURTON, poised daughter of Radio 4 veteran Ed, is saddling up for charity. The blonde drama graduate (left) is taking part in a five-mile sponsored ride from Windsor Great Park to Ascot Racecourse next month to raise money for Help For...