A CALL by Hexham’s MP Guy Opperman for parking charges at Hexham Hospital to be dropped has been resoundingly snubbed.
TO many Hexham people, Jim O’Neil was the friendly milkman who delivered the morning pinta to much of the town.
A MOTOR cyclist who broke his leg, collarbone and ribs in an horrific crash has praised the quick-thinking actions of a minibus driver.
AMONG his many achievements, Hexham’s Colin Hill can list swimming the English Channel.
THERE were fears that this year’s Prudhoe Kite Festival might fall flat as the mild weather snatched the wind from its sails.
THEIR names are read out proudly on Remembrance Sunday – an important ritual which has taken place every year for the best part of a century.
TYNEDALE Cricket Club's overseas professional, Akash Fotedar, arrived from Perth in Australia working as a sports journalist.
FOR the first time in three decades, Alston hosted its own music festival – and it was an instant success with 400 people enjoying the line-up.