The broadcaster and director of Red Nose Day, Emma Freud, 55, and her daughter, Scarlett, 21, who successfully overcame years of agony after a bungled back operation forced her to give up school at 14.
Emma Freud’s only daughter is just finishing her first term away at college. So how did she cope when Scarlett left home? Here are her top tips for anyone whose child is heading off next year to live miles away from the family
Next weekend, hundreds of people will meet the Queen when she hosts a Coronation Festival at Buckingham Palace. Emma Freud offers a guide – born of painful personal experience – to avoiding some of the pitfalls.