'Wild thyme helps a great deal with bronchial and stomach problems.'
Barnstaple, Devon, 1992
'Thyme for a gargle for a sore throat.'
Cotherstone, Co. Durham, 1994
Weston, Hertfordhire, 2002
Thyme is used 'to preserve the natural colour of hair' and used by practitioners of herbal medicine to treat a variety of ailments, including bronchitis, asthma, whooping cough, sinusitis and digestive problems.