Tributes for shepherdess Jill
Last updated at 08:16, Wednesday, 06 February 2013
TRIBUTES have been paid to intrepid shepherdess Jill Fairweather whoi has lost her battle against cancer.
Friends and family remember her infectious giggle, broad, sunny smile with a zest for life and a determination to make the most of each and every day.
As well as a shepherdess, she was a talented artist, dog lover, loyal friend, loving daughter and sister.
Jill, who lived in a tiny, windswept cottage overlooking her beloved hills at Langley, was first diagnosed with breast cancer in 2007,
**Read the full story in this Friday’s Hexham Courant.
First published at 08:13, Wednesday, 06 February 2013
Published by http://www.hexhamcourant.co.uk
This week in... 1987Friday, December 18, 1987....
PLANS for a £1.5 million leisure pool complex featuring a wave machine and water slide were unveiled for Prudhoe.
To be built on land known as the Sui, the complex was to feature a cafe and fitness suite, plus a replacement bowling green for the one which was to be lost at Oakfield Park due to the development of a new Co-op store.
There were also hopes that a sports hall, incorporating facilities for five-a-side football, indoor tennis and badminton, could be added in the future.