Newspaper article The Journal (Newcastle, England)

Hooray, We're on Our Way to the Big Apple

Newspaper article The Journal (Newcastle, England)

Hooray, We're on Our Way to the Big Apple

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Byline: By Julia Kennard

When Jean Cheesbrough discovered she had won a trip to New York with her husband it was as if she had been granted the perfect dream come true.

Jean, 43, of Hadrian Cottage, Heddon-on-the-Wall, Northumberland, yesterday became the fourth winner of The Journal's Win a Trip to New York competition.

The mother-of-three has not taken a holiday just with her husband David, 43, for the past 13 years since the birth of their first son John, a pupil at Dame Allan's School in Newcastle.

The pair work around the clock at their mixed arable farm at Heddon Haugh in Northumberland and usually holiday for one week a year with their son, John, and daughters Sarah, 10 and Alice, eight, both pupils at Mowden Hall School, near Newton, Northumberland.

However, now the couple can look forward to a romantic break by themselves in the Big Apple.

Jean said the win had perfect timing.

She said: "I am delighted, I never expected to win at all. …

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