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Searching for the “Angel” who saved my life

30th April 2021

Peter was shot and paralysed during Northern Ireland’s Troubles.  He is now hoping to find Betsy, the nurse who helped him through him through that time.  But it has been more than 40 years without any contact.

“I’ve learnt that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel” writes Maya Angelou.  Peter Heathwood never forgot the kindness of a nurse called Betsy.  This is a remarkable story.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/stories-56904137