Ada Thompson: England's second oldest woman marks 112th birthday

11/29/2022 12:06:00 AM

Ada Thompson, who was born in 1910 and now lives in Keighley, celebrates with family and friends.

Ada is the oldest woman in Yorkshire - and she has just celebrated her 112th birthday. Read more here:

Ada Thompson, who was born in 1910 and now lives in Keighley, celebrates with family and friends.

Image caption, Ada Thompson was born in 1910 and spent most of her life living in Haworth A pensioner who is believed to be the second oldest woman in England has celebrated her 112th birthday.Image caption, Ada Thompson was born in 1910 and spent most of her life living in Haworth A pensioner who is believed to be the second oldest woman in England has celebrated her 112th birthday.2:17 pm Advertisement UFC star Stephen Thompson has been taking advice from an unlikely source as he looks to snap his current losing streak.Lioness Jill Scott won another big final tonight as she was crowned Queen of the Jungle.

Ada Thompson's family and friends gathered at her care home in Keighley on Sunday to mark the special occasion.Mrs Thompson is a year younger than England's oldest living woman, Ethel Caterham, from Surrey, who is 113.Mrs Thompson is a year younger than England's oldest living woman, Ethel Caterham, from Surrey, who is 113.Asked what the secret was to her longevity, Mrs Thompson replied: "I didn't smoke and I didn't drink.Thompson will be glad to have been matched up with Holland who is known for his love of striking and will be confident of standing up with the karate expert on Saturday night.There are two good ones.There are two good ones." Although she now lives in a care home, Mrs Thompson lived for much of her life in Haworth.She beat fellow finalists Matt Hancock and Owen Warner to be crowned Queen, who were overjoyed for her as she was announced to have won by hosts Ant and Dec.

Image caption, Mrs Thompson's latest Royal birthday card will be added to her collection received from the late Queen Her son, Harry Thompson, said her family was "really proud of her", adding: "We can't believe she's gone this far.Image caption, Mrs Thompson's latest Royal birthday card will be added to her collection received from the late Queen Her son, Harry Thompson, said her family was "really proud of her", adding: "We can't believe she's gone this far.“So, Wonderboy, what you wanna do is you wanna snap f***ing high.It is incredible." No-one else in the family had lived to such a great age, he said." No-one else in the family had lived to such a great age, he said.Among Mrs Thompson's birthday cards was one from the King and Queen Consort to add to those she had received in previous years from the late Queen Elizabeth.Thompson mimics his new sensei who said he was ‘getting there’ before the UFC fighter feigned injury and Black told the cameraman to stop filming.Mr Thompson said: "She's seen five different monarchs, I think.Mr Thompson said: "She's seen five different monarchs, I think.Before going onto the show, Jill had said she was expecting to be starstruck despite being an idol to many young footballers.

" He added that his mother had also experienced both world wars and it was hard to imagine what she had lived through."It must have been difficult times in those days."It must have been difficult times in those days.My father was in the Navy, so he was away for most of the war and she didn't know where he was." Image caption, Mrs Thompson was happy to receive a special birthday card from the new King and Queen Consort Mr Thompson said he dropped in to see his mother twice a week and he often watched television with her." Image caption, Mrs Thompson was happy to receive a special birthday card from the new King and Queen Consort Mr Thompson said he dropped in to see his mother twice a week and he often watched television with her."We talk about things on television and how things have changed.” Jill went on: "I don't see myself as a celebrity, not by any means.

"I show her pictures on my phone of the village where she used to live and keep her up-to-date with the shops."I show her pictures on my phone of the village where she used to live and keep her up-to-date with the shops." Asked about her emotions on her 112th birthday, Mrs Thompson responded: "How do I feel? As happy as you like." She added that she was "delighted" to celebrate the big day with her family at the home." She added that she was "delighted" to celebrate the big day with her family at the home.Follow BBC Yorkshire on.

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Ada Thompson: England's second oldest woman marks 112th birthdayAda Thompson, who was born in 1910 and now lives in Keighley, celebrates with family and friends. Happy birthday x Advice on what to eat and how to live ? Cos now and then things that were once good for you is now bad . Love your great smile Ada. Thanks for cheering me up. All the very best Ada.

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