Lee’s lesson in spirit

AN Ipswich teenager has given us all a lesson in courage and resolve today.

Just a month after Lee Wilcox left hospital, following ten weeks of chemotherapy for testicular cancer, the 18-year-old is back doing what he loves.

The talented young footballer was diagnosed last December but only missed a handful of fixtures for his Brantham Athletic side, despite his illness being worse than doctors originally thought.

For the full amazing story, see tonight’s Evening Star.


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