Town crier backs Race for Life

A town crier who has been diagnosed with cancer is lending his support to the 'Race for Life'. People running in the charity events across the country raise money for cancer research.

  1. Andrew Pate

Town crier backs 'Race for Life' after cancer diagnosis

A town crier who won ITV Meridian's "Crier Idol" after we launched a competition in the region a few years ago, is fighting a new battle.

John Melody from Southampton has been diagnosed with cancer. He is supporting this year's 'Race for Life' as a way of thanking the doctors who have been helping him with his condition. Andrew Pate reports.

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