Sara’s thanks after ‘kind gesture’ raises thousands

Thursday, 16 August 2018

Sara’s thanks after ‘kind gesture’ raises thousands thumbnailSinead McGivern presents Martin and wee Sean with money raised by their friends in the community

BALLYCASTLE mum, Sarah Murphy, has thanked the community from the bottom of her heart after she was told how generous fundraisers had collected over £2,000 to help make life a little easier for her family.
Sara, who lives in the Gortamaddy area, was diagnosed with breast cancer in April of this year and now faces a possible four week stay in London to undergo radiotherapy.
The 30-year-old told how in February this year she found a firmness in her breast and after an eight week wait to see her doctor, was referred to Antrim Breast Clinic.
Sara said: "On Friday April 13 I attended the clinic and after a series of scans and biopsies we were given the dreadful news that I had cancer.
"Over the following days I had an MRI to ascertain the size of the tumour and to check how far it had spread.


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