I SUSPECT that Durham is the only cathedral
with its own rocking horse. It has just been given a handsome one
by an 84-year-old maker of rocking horses from London.
When Derek Thorp visited Durham to see the Lindisfarne Gospels
last year, he remembered that a former fellow-airman with whom he
had served in Singapore had had connections with the cathedral; so
he made some enquiries and managed to get in touch with him.
He discovered that George Hetherington, ...
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