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Poem for inspirational Alice

Alice met the Prime Minister in 2011 Credit: PA Images

A poem has been published on Alice Pyne's Facebook page in memory of the teenager who lost her battle with cancer this weekend.

The poem, by Cheryl Murray begins:

To Alice's dear family,

I know not what to say.

But your little lady's doing fine,

she arrived up here today.

To read the full poem head to Alice Pyne's official Facebook page.

'Bucket list' teenager Alice Pyne loses cancer fight

An inspirational teenager from Cumbria who touched the hearts of thousands with her 'bucket list' of dreams has lost her long battle with cancer.

Alice Pyne campaigned tirelessly to get more donors onto the bone marrow register and along with her sister Milly was awarded the British Empire Medal for charity work.

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#OneLifeLiveIt Campaign

Alice Pyne from Cumbria is continuing her campaign to get people to sign the bone marrow donor list. The 16 year old was diagnosed with Hodgkin's lymphoma four years ago.

Alice wants to get #onelifeliveit trending on the social networking site twitter by 5pm tonight.

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Terminally ill teenager's campaign

Alice Pyne Credit: ITV Granada

Alice Pyne from Cumbria was diagnosed with Hodgkin's lymphoma four years ago. The terminally ill teenager started an online 'bucket list' of all the things she wanted to do before she died. The touching blog went viral with millions of hits.

The 16 year old has since become a Pride of Britain winner as well as earning a British Empire Medal but her biggest achievement according to her was getting 40,000 to sign the bone marrow donor register.

Alice has today launched another drive to get more people to join up on twitter. She wants to get #onelifeliveit trending by 5pm tonight to find out more click here.

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