Brave Ben hoping to kick cancer into touch
A courageous young footballer battling cancer is hoping to kick the disease into touch by helping other sufferers.
Seventeen-year-old Ben Hall, who plays for Padiham Football Club youth team, was diagnosed with thyroid cancer in August, after his barber spotted a lump at the side of his neck.
An operation and radiotherapy followed for the apprentice joiner who now is planning to shave his head and raise money for Cancer Research UK.
Ben, who plays at right back for the Storks, said: “It was a massive shock when I was diagnosed with cancer.
“Thankfully my barber in Darwen spotted a lump and... read more
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