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... 1930Saturday, December 13, 1930...
HAVING raised over £1,000 through prize draws, dances, whist drives and donations, Bellingham was able to buy its town hall.
So successful was the fund-raising that when all the debts were cleared more than £100 was left in the fund.
The hall could now be used by the town for all manner of social and public functions.