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The funeral of a little girl from North Yorkshire who captured the hearts of thousands as she battled a rare cancer has taken place.
Fundraisers sent two year old Sadie Rose Clifford to America for treatment but sadly she passed away last week. Michael Billington reports.
Over 600 mourners have turned out for the funeral of a little girl from North Yorkshire who died from a rare form of childhood cancer.
The small pink coffin of Sadie Rose Clifford was taken to St John's Baptist Church in Knaresborough for her funeral service this morning. Mourners were asked to wear coloured clothes in celebration of the joy that Sadie brought to her family.
She died from neuroblastoma last week after thousands of people were inspired to raise money to sponsor her treatment in America.
Mourners were asked to wear coloured clothes for Sadie Rose's funeral.
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Around 600 people have turned out for the funeral of Sadie Rose Clifford in Knaresborough. The service is being played to mourners outside St John the Baptist Church. Sadie Rose's father Darren Clifford described his little girl as his "cheeky little princess."
A painting of a North Yorkshire toddler who lost her battle with Neuroblastoma last month has been released as her funeral gets underway. Relatives have turned out at St John's Church in Knaresborough to pay respects to Sadie Rose Clifford.
Dozens of people are expected at the funeral of a two-year-old girl from North Yorkshire - who has died from a rare form of cancer.
Sadie Rose Clifford from Knaresborough lost her battle against Neuroblastoma last month - despite her parents raising half a million pounds for treatment in America. Relatives will pay their respects at St John's Church, in the town.