Latest David Durrant Stories

2007-03-24 21:00:23

FEW would consider themselves lucky to be bitten by a spider. But David Durrant certainly does. Doctors examining his painful bite wound discovered that he was suffering from a rare form of cancer. Now, after months of treatment, he has been given a clean bill of health. Mr Durrant told friends: 'My consultant said he knew I had been cursing the spider. 'But he said I should be thanking it because I had had cancer quite some time. Without the bite, the cancer might not have been...

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