'My priority is to defy expectation': Emmerdale's Leah Bracknell battle with terminal cancer in her own moving words
Emmerdale star Leah Bracknell has revealed she has been diagnosed with terminal lung cancer.
Leah, 52, who played Zoe Tate on the soap for 16 years, told how she was rushed to hospital last month for an emergency operation and was later given the devastating news.
Along with partner Jez Hughes, she has set up a fundraising page so she can be treated in a specialist clinic in Germany.
Writing an emotional message, the yoga teacher told how she discovered she had the heartbreaking condition.
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