The African Caribbean Leukaemia Trust has organised a donor drive in Milton Keynes this Saturday for people from ethnic minorities to register.
That Trust was set up by Orin Lewis, whose own stepson suffered from childhood leukaemia.
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The Duchess of Cambridge has praised the "amazing and life-changing" work of children's hospices in a touching and personal letter.
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