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Margaret Roberts was born in Camborne and attended the local grammar school. She worked for SWEB for 13 years and took early retirement in 1996, going on to Ruskin College, Oxford. On obtaining a diploma in Labour Studies, Margaret took up a post as regional organiser for UNIFI, the Barclays Bank staff union.
Margaret has two sons and five granddaughters. Her eldest son and three granddaughters have all been playing members of Camborne Youth Brass Band.
For seven years Margaret was Vice Chair of Watervoice South West, for which she was awarded an MBE.
Various voluntary organisations have been part of her life and she helped to set up and run The Cornwall Rape and Sexual Abuse Helpline. She has been a mentor with Cornwall Youth Service and an advocate for children in care.
Margaret now enjoys meeting up with friends and looking after her great grandson.