A teenager persuaded a mother not to jump from a bridge on to a busy motorway - by promising to give her the biggest hug in the world.Isn't it nice to read something like that, rather than something like this?
Emma Needham, 19, spent an hour comforting the 47-year-old woman who was perched on a narrow parapet with her legs dangling over cars and lorries below.
The personal assistant was returning from a friend's house when she spotted a young boy begging the woman - his mother - not to jump from the bridge.
Saturday, 31 July 2010
Emma Needham Deserves A Medal...
...for saving a woman's life, and for restoring my faith in UK teenagers: