Funds raised will help to pay for research into a vaccine for Type 1 diabetes as well as aiming to identify the 850,000 people in the UK who could be at risk from the condition.
Every year 24,000 people with diabetes die earlier than expected in England and Wales.
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Leicester are Premier League champions after Tottenham conceded a two-goal lead in a bad-tempered 2-2 draw at Chelsea.
Football fans and players from all over the world savoured Leicester City Premier League triumph on Monday night.
Leicester City are Premier League champions after Tottenham Hotspur were held to a draw at Chelsea on Monday night.