1. ITV Report

Grandmother urges people to join the organ donor register

Lesley Kremer’s daughter Rosie died just hours after giving birth prematurely to her son Bobby. The 24 year old from Penrith was suffering from a rare form of cancer.

Rosie Credit: ITV Border

Lesley now cares for Bobby, who spent ten weeks in Newcastle RVI’s special care baby unit. After Rosie’s death, several of her organs were donated to help others. Her mother now wants to highlight the importance of joining the organ donor register.

Lesley explained how Bobby has helped the whole family deal with the tragedy.