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How Egremont teacher inspired new top Singapore diplomat

A woman from Cumbria has been appointed British High Commissioner to Singapore.

Kara Owen
FCO

Kara Owen, who grew up near Egremont, takes up the senior diplomatic role next month.

Her previous jobs have included some of the most senior posts in the Foreign and Commonwealth Office as well as diplomatic postings around the world.

She says she was inspired by a remark from a teacher at Wyndham School.

I was really interested in international history and one day, when I was 16, my history teacher said to me: 'You know what, Kara, you should think about the Diplomatic Service'."

Kara Owen