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... 1919Saturday, December 13, 1919...
AT a public meeting in Wylam Institute it was decided to split the remaining money in the village's peace celebration fund between the village schools and a planned war memorial to the Fallen.
A brass plaque bearing the names of 19 former students who died in the Great War was to be erected in the Wylam Council Schools at a cost of £20 and £30 was to be donated to the war memorial fund.