Korean War Veteran waited 61 years for medals
He volunteered to serve his country, went to war and waited 61 years for the recognition he deserved.
A1 to be dualled, but Berwick misses out
The government has today given the go-ahead for £250 million of funding to dual the A1 from Morpeth to Ellingham, but the 25-mile stretch to the Scottish border is being missed out.
BREAKING: A1 to be dualled, but Berwick misses out
The government will today give the go-ahead for £250 million of funding to dual the A1 from Morpeth to Ellingham, but the 25-mile stretch to the Scottish border is being missed out.
Over 2,000 sign ambulance petition
A petition set up by Liberal Democrat Julie Pörksen and Sir Alan Beith MP has now been signed by more than 2,000 residents. They have called for Berwick?s second ambulance to operate 24 hours a day after listening to concerns about delays and long waiting times for the ambulance.
A new session begins
The 127th Legislature is officially underway in Augusta. Legislators took their oaths of office on Wednesday, Dec. 3, marking the beginning of the two-year term. Governor LePage swore in state representatives and senators in two separate ceremonies.
BREAKING NEWS: A1 in Northumberland will be dualled - but not all of it
Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne will today give the go-ahead for £290million of funding to complete the dualling of the A1 from Morpeth to Ellingham, ?to make the Great North Road truly great again?.
Berwick defeat in 1967 cost me my Rangers career but loss at Alloa was worse, says George McLean
MCLEAN and Jim Forrest took the brunt of the blame as the Gers fell to a famous defeat in 1967 but he reckons Ally McCoist's side's defeat at Alloa was worse.
Earthquake hits Melbourne's east, Pakenham, Berwick, second in as many days
Melbourne's east has been rattled by its largest earthquake in 50 years, with residents likening the tremor to a passing freight train.
Minister: A1 numbers don?t stack up just yet
Low traffic volumes lie behind the Government?s refusal to commit to the full dualling for the A1 in north Northumberland.
Iain is an inspiration to diabetes sufferers
Failing eyesight caused by Type 1 diabetes may have forced Iain McLarty to give up his pharmacy business but he is determined it will not spoil his life.