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Tiny 1lb baby born so small she could wear her dad's wedding ring as a bracelet

A BABY born at just 1lb 3oz wore her dad's wedding ring as a bracelet - but now aged six can slip it on her finger. Little Poppy Cooke arrived 19 weeks early - at just 25 weeks in November 2014 - and had to spend 107 days in three hospitals before she could come home to parents Lucy Cooke, 33, and Matt Cooke, 32, a carpenter.

thescottishsun.co.uk ,  15h 0
Tiny 1lb baby born so small she could wear her dad's wedding ring as a bracelet

This Second Hand September, let's embrace the clothes that aren't good as new

As Friends’ Phoebe Buffay once put it, ‘I need to live in a land where people can spill’ It’s a vintage Liberty number, darling, in the brand’s iconic Poppy and Daisy print. It has a cute little pointed collar, exaggerated puffed sleeves and a mini hemline that falls somewhere between ‘insouciant’ and ‘it’s fine, I’ll just stand.’

telegraph.co.uk ,  2d 0
This Second Hand September, let's embrace the clothes that aren't good as new

Lisburn cafe's kind-hearted coffee scheme to give a boost to those in need

The Vegan Rocket has launched a "suspended coffee" scheme where customers can purchase a drink for those in need A Lisburn cafe has come up with a kind-hearted new scheme in order to help provide a boost to anyone in need. The Vegan Rocket on Bridge Street has launched a "suspended coffee scheme" where customers will be able to come in and purchase an extra beverage with their orders which will be stored in order to give someone needing a pick-me-up a free drink.

belfastlive.co.uk ,  2d 2
Lisburn cafe's kind-hearted coffee scheme to give a boost to those in need

Support the 2021 Poppy Appeal as Nottingham’s annual Poppy Run goes live

The Royal British Legion is encouraging people across the area to lace up their trainers and take part in its annual Poppy Run on October 31, to help support service and ex-service personnel and their families. The RBL’s Poppy Run events are taking place in ten cities across the country, including Highfields Park, Nottingham.

hucknalldispatch.co.uk ,  2d 0
Support the 2021 Poppy Appeal as Nottingham’s annual Poppy Run goes live

Poppy – ‘Flux’ review: determined, fun-filled and perception-defying alt-rock

Since the start of her career, fans have tried to pin down the person behind the persona. Yet the artist's fourth album finds her constantly on the move “Give her a face, give her a name that isn’t hers, then make her yours,” Poppy drawls in the opening moments of ‘Her’.

nme.com ,  3d 0
Poppy – ‘Flux’ review: determined, fun-filled and perception-defying alt-rock

A Craven Diary: Found - one of the last remaining working telephone boxes; Poppy the spoilt pup, and Skippy the VW Campervan

OUT at Howgill Fells, near Sedbergh at the weekend, right at the furthest corners of the Yorkshire Dales National Park, and a spit from Carlisle, it was interesting to be so high up and see every half hour or so the Staycation old Intercity 125 train as it made its way along the Settle-Carlisle line.

cravenherald.co.uk ,  3d 0
A Craven Diary: Found - one of the last remaining working telephone boxes; Poppy the spoilt pup, and Skippy the VW Campervan

Meet the Derby mum whose childhood illness means she can't remember her wedding or the birth of her kids

She was given two days to live following her original diagnosis A Derby mum who survived a severe case of meningitis has revealed she still suffers from the effects over 20 years later. Natalie Bamford, 36, from Spondon, says she can't remember her wedding day or the birth of her two daughters, Lola and Poppy, and uses 35,000 photos on her phone to maintain the memories.

derbytelegraph.co.uk ,  3d 2
Meet the Derby mum whose childhood illness means she can't remember her wedding or the birth of her kids

Teenager impaled her arm on railings

A 13-year-old girl who almost lost an arm when she impaled it on metal fencing at Spalding’s Ayscoughfee Gardens has a warning for other children. Doctors say Poppy Elsey’s jumper took some of the impact and probably saved her limb. She had a skin graft to the injury and faces further operations as she gets older.

spaldingvoice.co.uk ,  4d 0
Teenager impaled her arm on railings

University offers less likely for more diverse students

Young people have said when applying for university, fitting in is just as important as their course. David, 18, said he has been looking for places "suitable for a place for a black person", whilst classmate Poppy does not want to "feel like the token".

bbc.com ,  5d 0
University offers less likely for more diverse students

Schoolgirl, 13, almost lost her ARM after being impaled on 5ft metal fence but was saved by her fluffy jumper

A 13-YEAR-OLD girl who almost lost her arm after becoming impaled on metal railings had her life saved - by her fluffy JUMPER. Poppy Elsey was climbing on top of a wall while playing with her friend when she lost her footing and fell onto a 5ft steel fence.

thescottishsun.co.uk ,  5d 3
Schoolgirl, 13, almost lost her ARM after being impaled on 5ft metal fence but was saved by her fluffy jumper

Girl, 13, almost lost her ARM after being impaled on 5ft metal fence

A 13-YEAR-OLD girl who almost lost her arm after becoming impaled on metal railings had her life saved - by her fluffy JUMPER. Poppy Elsey was climbing on top of a wall while playing with her friend when she lost her footing and fell onto a 5ft steel fence.

thesun.co.uk ,  5d 162
Girl, 13, almost lost her ARM after being impaled on 5ft metal fence

WAG Phoebe Burgess is every inch the doting mother to her two children at her parent's Southern Highlands home after her ex-husband Sam's cheating confession on SAS Australia

WAG-turned-influencer Phoebe Burgess' troubled marriage to her ex-husband Sam was once again laid bare when he confessed to cheating on her during a recent episode of SAS Australia. But Phoebe appeared to brush the drama aside on Tuesday. The former journalist was every inch the doting mother as she let her daughter Poppy, four, do her makeup at her parent's Southern Highlands home.

dailymail.co.uk ,  5d 0
WAG Phoebe Burgess is every inch the doting mother to her two children at her parent's Southern Highlands home after her ex-husband Sam's cheating confession on SAS Australia

Schoolgirl shares horrific pictures after impaling arm at park

She has issued a warning to other children A 13-year-old girl who almost lost an arm when she impaled it on metal fencing at a Spalding tourist spot has issued a warning to other children. Surgeons say Poppy Elsey’s jumper took some of the impact and probably saved her limb following the incident at around 5:30pm on Sunday, September 12, although she did have a skin graft to the injury and faces further operations as she gets older.

lincolnshirelive.co.uk ,  6d 0
Schoolgirl shares horrific pictures after impaling arm at park

Girl, 13, who impaled her arm on railings has a message for other youngsters

A 13-year-old girl who almost lost an arm when she impaled it on metal fencing at Spalding’s Ayscoughfee Gardens has a plea to other children. Surgeons say Poppy Elsey’s jumper took some of the impact and probably saved her limb. She had a skin graft to the injury and faces further operations as she gets older.

thelincolnite.co.uk ,  6d 1
Girl, 13, who impaled her arm on railings has a message for other youngsters

Recipe of the week: Butterscotch apple crumble

Unlock the next level in the game of crumbles by including butterscotch, which cuts through the tartness Butterscotch apple crumble recipe taken from Poppy Cooks: The Food You Need by Poppy O’Toole Apple crumble is the staple of British desserts, says Poppy O’Toole.

theweek.co.uk ,  6d 0
Recipe of the week: Butterscotch apple crumble

Girl screaming in pain on GP table needed bowel removing

At first Poppy's symptoms were thought to be intolerance, allergies or illness The mum of a little girl who had part of her colon removed just before the first lockdown has spoken of how she "climbed Snowden" at home while shielding. Poppy-Mae Jones, aged 8, had the surgery just before restrictions came into effect in March last year after having experienced a complex range of bowel problems since birth.

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Girl screaming in pain on GP table needed bowel removing

Mum 'too frightened to move' after finding out cancer might cause 'spine to snap' while on holiday

Julie Rose, 48, was on a family holiday when she was given some terrifying news.... Photographer Julie, who lives in Bridgwater, Somerset, with her three children, Jacob, 15, and 12-year-old twins Poppy and Lola, tells us in her own words how she’s learning to live with a very rare cancer diagnosis...

ok.co.uk ,  7d 170
Mum 'too frightened to move' after finding out cancer might cause 'spine to snap' while on holiday

Pam Stone: Lots of cussing, but this squirrel rescue was a success

Just to prevent this sort of thing from happening I usually leave the garden hose draped over the water trough. But on this late evening as I headed out to do a barn check on the horses, one of our dogs, Poppy, hearing the splashing within, was walking nervous circles around the galvanized tank, sniffing, then retreating.

msn.com ,  7d 2
Pam Stone: Lots of cussing, but this squirrel rescue was a success

Mersey Police Dogs praised for helping to snare burglary suspects

PD Poppy and PD Jurgen were instrumental in helping police detain the offenders It's been a busy 24 hours for two brave Mersey Police Dogs, with both dogs each assisting in an arrest. PD Poppy was first to help her team, when officers set out to find a man who was wanted for a domestic burglary.

liverpoolecho.co.uk ,  10d 1
Mersey Police Dogs praised for helping to snare burglary suspects