Hilda Newson


Age: 109

oldest person in Great Britain who was believed to be the third-oldest person in the United Kingdom at the time of her death who told journalists after celebrating her 109th birthday in December 2007 that she took no pills or drugs but had given up smoking at age 85.

Cause of Death: In her sleep

Born: December 1898

Died: June 27, 2008

Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England