Tina, a member of Friends of Norfolk dialect, is a warm, naturally humorous Norfolk gal. A local grown Pam Ayres. Born in Swardeston in 1964,the youngest of nine children, she started writing at a young age. Witty ditties about family and friends soon developed into reminiscences of her life growing up. She has been featured on local radio and has had a couple of small books of her verse published.