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Emmerdale stars in the pink for cancer charity

Stars of Emmerdale were in the pink today in Leeds in support of the Yorkshire breast cancer charity The Haven. Actors Nicola Wheeler and Gaynor Faye modelled pink outfits to launch the latest fundraising drive in breast cancer awareness month.

They are hoping to encourage others to do "something pink" to raise money for the charity which provided complimentary therapies for people affected by the disease.

Emmerdale star launches breast cancer fundraiser

Nicola Wheeler will launch the campaign Credit: Calendar news

The Haven breast cancer charity kick off their 'Leeds in the Pink' fundraising drive for Breast Cancer Awareness Month - with the help of Emmerdale actress Nicola Wheeler, who will be modelling special pink outfits.

The campaign has come about in light of Breast Cancer Awareness Month this October, and involves various activities and partnerships with the aim to raise breast cancer awareness in the Yorkshire region, and encourage people to do something pink to raise vital funds for the charity.