Cleaning, Covid and 3,000 packed lunches: How Kim Phillips got her MBE
'If they hadn't been willing to risk their lives, where would we be?'
Happy New Year — and welcome to our first newsletter of 2022.
Today we have a piece about Kim Phillips, who was awarded an MBE in the recent New Year’s Honours. Kim manages cleaning and school catering at Rotherham Council and says the pandemic — while hugely challenging — has brought a newfound respect to the often overlooked profession.