Bradley Lowery honoured at the Pride of the North East awards

The schoolboy who suffers from a rare form of childhood cancer, was honoured at the very first Pride of the North East awards that were held at the Civic Centre in Newcastle.

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Defoe's message to Bradley: 'Love you mate'

Jermain Defoe has tweeted a heart-warming message to Bradley Lowery who turned six this week. Bradley, who has a rare form of cancer, has become "best mates" with Jermain.

Last night, the footballer presented Bradley with a 'Child of Courage' award at the Pride of the North East awards.

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