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A mother with an aggressive form of breast cancer, who delayed chemotherapy to give birth is due to start her treatment.
Heidi Loughlin from Portishead gave birth to Ally Louise twelve weeks early in order to start the procedure. Her daughter died last weekend, aged just eight days.
Celebrities including Ed Sheeran and Tom Daley have donated their underwear for an auction tonight in Woolacombe raising funds for the CoppaFeel breast awareness charity.
The auction is one of a number of events Heather Walters from North Devon has organised in a bid to get more people checking themselves regularly.
You can find the full list of items for auction and details of the event on the campaign Facebook page.
A woman from North Devon is auctioning off celebrities' underwear to raise money for breast cancer.Read the full story ›