View story

More stories

PARALYSED BY A PORK CHOP

A dad-of-two was left paralysed and close to death after an undercooked pork chop led to a potentially lethal brain bug. Darren Ashall, a plant operator from Chorley, Lancs, is still in hospital nearly five months on from when he first fell ill. He cannot walk and struggles to communicate. However doctors told him he is lucky to be alive after the deadly bug listeria meningitis attacked his immune system, leaving an abscess on his brain.

Hero dog saves life of as...

View this story

Owner prevented from find...

View this story

16st pole dancer fights b...

View this story

Jean- ius diet: 24st mum ...

View this story

Soldier with exploding le...

View this story

Victim slams sentence as ...

View this story

Middle-aged somerset coup...

View this story

Paralysed by a pork chop

View this story

Woman who suffered 200 al...

View this story

From kebab to ke-babe: wo...

View this story