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

Southport Visiter - - Front Page -

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

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