Drug dealer jailed after 130mph police chase Quick-thinking wife saved teacher’s life
Dad of one tells how he woke up in hospital thinking he had been kidnapped after meningitis horror
ATEACHER from Southport has told how he nearly died after falling ill from meningitis - but was saved by his quick-thinking wife.
Dad-of-one Dave Hems- ley thought he had been kidnapped when he eventually woke up in hospital after two days in a coma.
Now the 38-year-old head of science at Christ The King High School is taking on a professional wrestler as he appeals for support to raise funds – and awareness – to fight the disease that nearly took his life.
Dave Hemsley with wife Sarah and daughter Holly