March 2019

Date: Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 15:30
PINK sparkles and cartoon characters adorn the face of a brave five-year-old girl with a superhero “Super Eye”. Jess Charnock has had five operations – one for every year she’s been alive – to help improve sight in her left eye, but also wears an eye patch on her good eye to make the weaker eye work harder. Jess has been wearing the patch since she was just eight weeks old, but when she started More...
Date: Friday, March 8, 2019 - 20:00
A £4MILLION appeal to fund a vital piece of equipment for children facing life-threatening conditions will be given a six-figure boost next week….and it’s odds-on to be substantially more. Betfred boss Fred Done will donate all profits from over-the-counter bets made on Tuesday, 12th March in his 1,630 betting shops to the iMRI Appeal. The date is the first day of the world-famous Cheltenham More...
Date: Monday, March 4, 2019 - 10:30
A WIDOWER who watched his wife battle pneumonia and sepsis for months before sadly passing away in hospital is taking on the Virgin Money London Marathon. Andy Smith made a daily 110-mile round trip from Bingley to Wythenshawe in Greater Manchester for three months to visit his wife Sharon in hospital, before she deteriorated and died in June. He has now decided to take on the 26.2mile Virgin More...