I T’S a year since the December fury of Storm Desmond and the insult added to injury the following month by Eva.
Friday, 23 December, 2016 at 12:50PM
A THORN in the side of academia for the past decade, maverick archaeologist Geoff Carter has now completed the research he says debunks a long-held myth about Hadrian’s Wall.
Monday, 28 November, 2016 at 9:30AM
IT IS 200 years this year since a dispensary was launched in Hexham to provide free treatment for the poorest people of the district.
Tuesday, 15 November, 2016 at 8:07AM
INCREDIBLE as it sounds, it was a Hexham-based medic who laid the foundations for the smallpox vaccine, a full 70 years before Edward Jenner arrived on the scene.
Tuesday, 15 November, 2016 at 8:05AM
C HARLES Clement Hodges certainly stamped his mark on Hexham and, boy, did he try to ensure nobody forgot it!
Friday, 04 November, 2016 at 2:38PM
THANKS to Thelma Davison, who sent in this picture of children enjoying the harvest festival at the Sele First School, in Hexham, in 1960.
Monday, 17 October, 2016 at 4:58PM
THE COUNTRY at large is waking up to the importance of a cultural treasure trove contained within the walls of Hexham Abbey.
Monday, 17 October, 2016 at 4:52PM
WE turn the clock back just 10 years, to the 14th Bardon Mill and Roman Empire Conker Championship.
Thursday, 29 September, 2016 at 11:50AM