"I was a healthy 19 year old one minute, and then I was told I couldn't do the things that I liked."
"It was meant to be a routine scan, so I was shocked when that and a biopsy showed I had Ewing’s Sarcoma in my spine."
"I think it hit my family a lot harder than it did me and my mum cried. I couldn't really believe it and I just asked when I could go back to school."
"When you first get a diagnosis, your mind blows up and you can't focus on everything going on. But everyone has been amazing and all of the support I have received has been brilliant."
"When they told me, they said, “We’ve found a cancerous tumour, do you know what that means?”
"I thought 'yeah, I have cancer but my name isn't cancer'."
"We've been through an awful lot together, he's been by my side from my diagnosis right through to me getting the all clear, graduating, and getting my first job as a solicitor."
"As much as you are devastated inside, people are there for you. They want to help, they want to listen."
"It was when they said the word 'cancer' that it hit me. I felt numb"