Headteacher: 'Stephen leaves an amazing legacy'

Stephen Sutton's former headteacher has paid tribute to the teenager, who he described as "the most exceptional person I have ever known".

Stephen developed a deep understanding of what's important in life. We will miss him enormously but he leaves an amazing legacy and we believe that it is fitting for us to focus our attention on celebrating his life. Stephen is the most exceptional person I have ever known.

– STUART JONES, HEADTEACHER AT CHASE TERRACE TECHNOLOGY COLLEGE

To read the statement in full, visit ITV Central.

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