Coleen Rooney's sister dies

Coleen Rooney's 14-year-old sister Rosie, who had fought a lifelong battle with ill health, has died at home this morning, her family said. They added in a statement: "As a family we are heartbroken but we are blessed to have had her in our lives."

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Tributes pour in for Coleen Rooney's sister

Rosie McLoughlin died aged just 14 on Saturday after a long battle with the brain disorder Rett Syndrome.

Coleen returned home early from her holiday to Barbados to be at her sister's side. She said "We are absolutely heartbroken to have lost our angel." Sarah Rogers reports.

For more information go to the Rett Syndrome Research Trust UK website.

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