Latest ASHINGTON Stories

2008-07-11 00:00:30

By KATIE COOKSEY A Pensioner admitted to hospital for a routine hernia operation now faces having her toes amputated after contracting MRSA and C- Difficile. Sheila Ashington expected to be home within a week after a successful hernia repair.

2008-07-05 18:00:19

HUNDREDS of schoolchildren became mini-Poirots and Miss Marples yesterday as they swapped conventional lessons to try to solve the mystery of who murdered their headteacher.

Word of the Day
  • a slit in a tire to drain away surface water and improve traction.
The word 'sipe' comes from Old English and is related to 'seep'.