Here are some of the recent press, podcasts and interviews


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The Washing Post:

10 noteworthy books for May

The Bookseller, July 2022:
Author interviews by Caroline Sanderson

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The Jewish Chronicle:
How a man rescued his Down’s syndrome brother from a care home in lockdown

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Brace yourself for the most moving story of love and sacrifice: Brother. do. you. love. me

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The Times:
When Covid struck I moved my brother from a care home to a seaside cottage

The Guardian:
A lesson in slow travel: walking the Camino de Santiago with my brother

Sibs: For brothers and sisters of disabled children and adults –  “Becoming my brother”

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The Guardian:
Brother, do you love me? The cry for help that sparked a care-home rescue mission

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The Mail Online:
By Helen Brown for the Daily Mail. Published: 27 October 2022

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The Spectator: 
Our provision for adults with learning disabilities is seriously inadequate

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Big Issue:
Manni Coe: Repairing my brother, one drawing at a time

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The Countryside Charity:
Walking to untangle our minds

TV / Social Media


A beautiful moment in the Today studio 🥰 In 2022, #R4Today spoke to brothers Manni and Reuben Coe about writing their book, Brother Do You Love Me? At the time Reuben, who has Down’s Syndrome, was non-verbal. But now he has found his voice. Amol Rajan asks what his first words were after a year of not talking. The Today Programme | Listen on @bbcsounds #TodayProgramme #Radio

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Radio & Podcasts

BBC Sounds

An SMS changed our lives: "Brother. do. you. love. me."


Manni & Reuben Coe

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Reuben Coe moved into a care home just as the pandemic hit, cutting him off from everyone he loved

RTE Radio 1

Brendan O'Connor - Saturday 13 May 2023

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Brothers Manni and Reuben Coe join Dr. Yona Lunsky from the Azrieli Adult Neurodevelopment Centre and Helen Ries from Siblings Canada.

BBC Scotland

The Afternoon Show

BBC World Serivce

Lives Less Ordinary

BBC Sounds

Felix White - Pick of the Week

24th March 2024
BBC Radio 2
– Sue Perkins

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BBC Radio 4 - Ramblings

Brotherly Love in Burton Bradstock Clare joins brothers Manni and Reuben Coe as they amble to Hive beach on the Dorset Coast.



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