Carla Maclean, 19, has faced an agonising wait for surgery since being diagnosed with the condition during a routine health check three years ago. Despite the procedure being routinely available for children and the elderly, she has been told she must fund the £16,000 op herself – unless she suffers a heart attack or stroke.
The unreleased demo song by the King of Pop is believed to have been inspired by a visit he made to the West Country as a child with The Jackson Five. He reportedly said the time he spent in the county was among his happiest memories.
Teenage soldier set alight in Iraq petrol bomb attack fights back to fitness by running 126 MARATHONSKarl Hinett has covered more than 6,650 miles across five countries from Disneyland Florida to the Cotswolds in Gloucestershire.
Malaysia flight MH370 passengers ‘died of oxygen starvation before pilot ditched in the Indian Ocean’Analysis by a veteran air accident investigator suggests that all 239 people lost consciousness before hitting the sea.
Falklands veteran, 70, bled to death at hospital while staff told daughter he was ‘having a cup of tea’
Tom Tubb, 70, was admitted to Peterborough City Hospital, Cambs., last December after he started having chest pains. The same afternoon his worried daughter Victoria Woodward, 46, called the emergency department to check on him. She was told Mr Tubb, who served in the Royal Navy, was “fine” but he suffered a heart attack just hours later and in fact had internal bleeding.
The renowned street artist painted the ‘Grim Reaper’ on to ship, and nightclub, Thekla, around ten years ago but exposure to the elements has caused ongoing deterioration. The situation has got so bad owner and music promoter DHP Family have decided to remove the piece from the steel hull of the Bristol based ship, while it is in dry dock for renovation.