Paul Torday hopes for new best-seller
Last updated at 08:12, Wednesday, 06 February 2013
BEST-selling author Paul Torday has released his latest book.
The Tynedale-based writer is best known for his whimsical rom-com Salmon Fishing in the Yemen.
But Paul Torday has changed course dramatically with his new book, Light Shining in the Forest – out this week .
The plot has at its heart a psychopath and three missing children.
**Read the full story in this Friday’s Hexham Courant.
First published at 08:10, Wednesday, 06 February 2013
Published by http://www.hexhamcourant.co.uk
This week in... 1949Friday, December 9, 1949...
A workman was buried alive while digging a drain in the Prudhoe Urban Council's housing estate at Oaklands.
Workmates rushed to the aid of 50-year-old Richard Barclay, of Stocksfield, when the wall of the trench he was digging collapsed.
They managed to dig his head and shoulders free before finally pulling him from the earth. He was found to be suffering from shock and bruising.