• The Iraqis were firing Scuds over our heads

    Paul Twitchell
  • There was an instant sense of comraderie

    Paul Twitchell
  • It was normal to see bombs lying around at the side of the road

    Paul Twitchell
  • In theatre the abnormal becomes normal

    Paul Twitchell
  • I hadn't even had my ears pierced

    Rachel Williamson
  • Believing in myself was the biggest hurdle

    Rachel Williamson
  • Deciding what to wear each day is harder than you think

    Rachel Williamson
  • We had to strip to our knickers

    Lily Jepson
  • Mr Staples, we have this special seat for you

  • People stopped swearing. It made no sense at all.

    Ayla Holdom
  • You can't just go riding in like a hero.

    Ayla Holdom
  • Don't steer, just think.

    Jackie Moggridge