Subscribe on your favourite platform
Rachel Johnson

Novelist, Journalist and Presenter

Read the podcast

Annoushka Ducas:
I'm Annoushka Ducas and I've been designing jewelry for 30 years and collecting charms for long as I can remember. In this new podcast, I'll be asking a series of extraordinary women to tell me their life story in seven charms.

Rachel:
What really worries me about the place we're in now is it's stopping people having big lives, in the sense of travel, adventure, getting away from their parents, and all those things. And I pray that we return to a normality where everybody can feel they can do anything, because that is definitely what my parents made me feel I could do.

Annoushka Ducas:
For me there are so few things that can stand the test of time and evoke a memory like a tiny detailed charm. A very special 18 karat gold biography.

Annoushka Ducas:
My guest this week is a journalist, editor, broadcaster, and novelist. She was born into a bunch of talented high-achieving, independent from the word go, siblings. She's extraordinarily patient about being referred to as the sister of one of them, a member of the most well-known political family of our time. I'm delighted to welcome Rachel Johnson to My Life in Seven Charms.

Rachel:
Thank you, Annoushka. That was very generous and extremely delicately phrased. Because often I'm triggered. If I'm introduced as, and of course a sister of the prime minister,
View More
View Less
View Less