Oxford University for fairground teen Shelby Holmes


A teenager from a family of travelling showmen is about to start studying at Oxford University.

Shelby Holmes, from Towyn, Conwy, is studying English literature, although she missed weeks of school every year because of her family's work.

She would travel to winter fairs around the country, working on fairground stalls and rides.

Matthew Richards asked her about her background.

Fairground teen starts at Oxford

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