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Cheltenham Snooker player Jack Lisowski was diagnosed with Hodgkin's Lymphoma six years ago.
He wishes he'd been treated with others his own age in a unit like the Bristol one:-
The Duchess of York has officially opened the first specialist Teenage Cancer Trust unit in the South West for local young people with cancer in Bristol.
She was joined by world snooker players Judd Trump and Jack Lisowski for the ceremony at the Bristol Haematology and Oncology Centre.
Each year, over 200 young people from Bristol, Somerset, Wiltshire, Gloucestershire, Devon and Cornwall, are diagnosed with cancer.
The Teenage Cancer Trust says young people can feel extremely isolated during treatment, some never meeting another young person with cancer. Being treated alongside others their own age, by experts in teenage and young adult cancer care, can make a huge difference to their experience.
Snooker star Jack Lisowski, 21, from Cheltenham, fought off Hodgkin's lymphoma as a teenager. He is lending his support to the Teenage Cancer Trust's fundraising campaign.