News from Blackhill
An 8-year-old girl who lost her hands to meningitis has asked the thieves who stole her specially adapted bike to return it. Tilly Lockey and her two sisters' bikes were taken from their grandmother's garage in Blackhill in County Durham at the weekend.
The three sisters had been playing together on their bikes at their grandmother Valerie's house in Blackhill, near Consett in County Durham, over the weekend when the cruel theft took place. Tilly and sisters Tia and Lucy-Anna had been on their bikes ...
WHEN residents of Black Hill in Portland could not find jobs in the formal sector, they capitalised on the community's location on the main road, setting up shop in the square to sell produce to motorists traversing the busy thoroughfare. Their goods ...
The break-in took place at some point on Saturday when the cycles were stolen from the family's garage in Blackhill, near Consett. Sarah Lockey, 35, said: “I just can't believe it, they took all three bikes from my mum's garage and one of them has been ...
YANCOAL'S Abel underground mine at Black Hill is laying off about 50 workers as the downturn in the coal industry continues. Mr James Rickards, Yancoal spokesman, said that the tough coal market meant the company had restructured its operations.
THE City of Ballarat's decision to re-open the defunct Black Hill pool in the 1990s after community pressure could benefit a local residents group. Former Ballarat mayor John Barnes said council bowed to community pressure to re-open the pool in ...
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Thursday, 18 of September
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Zip Code from Blackhill
BT51 4
Blackhill
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