'If there had been a Maggie’s in Leeds I could have gone there, had someone to talk to and feel safe. You cannot put a price on that.'

Yorkshire is the biggest county in Britain not to have a Maggie's Centre... something which cancer patient Harriet Dow is delighted to have put right.

Mother of one Harriet has been diagnosed with incurable breast cancer, but it has not stopped her and husband Robin in raising thousands of pounds to help bring the new Maggie's to Leeds. Here is their story...

Robin and Harriet Dow have witnessed the outstanding care provided by Maggie's.

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