Darwen girl's fundraising triumph in memory of brother Paul

THE sister of a man who died a year ago today has raised almost £2,000 in his memory.

Paul Nixon died from a sarcoma tumour in his leg, just two months after being diagnosed.

His sister, Leah, decided to raise money for Sarcoma UK, a charity that raises awareness of the rare form of cancer.

Earlier this year, Miss Nixon, 23, took part in a sponsored skydive for the charity.

Mum Lynn said: “Leah has finally got all the money in for her skydive and raised a total of £1,881, almost double her target. We’re very proud of her and so thankful to everyone who sponsored her in memory of Paul.”

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1:07pm Wed 21 Nov 12

darwenlass1 says...

well done Leah. Paul would be very proud of you! x
well done Leah. Paul would be very proud of you! x darwenlass1

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