Veteran BBC broadcaster Jackie Ashley will talk to an audience about how she cared for her husband Andrew Marr after his stroke.

The carers’ conference on Wednesday, June 11, will see the broadcaster deliver the keynote speech detailing how she cared full-time for the political correspondent for nine months.

The annual conference at St Mary’s University, Twickenham, will give carers the chance to learn more about health and social services available.

Registrations must be in by June 7. To register, visit