Southport teenager braves the shave for cancer

Christopher Purcell, from Churchtown in Southport has been growing his hair only to shave it all off today to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support’s Brave the Shave campaign, Sunday 30 October

The 19-year-old decided he wanted to do something for his 80-year-old friend Peter who is recovering from lung cancer and his former neighbour who was diagnosed with breast cancer.

So far, Christopher has raised £160 of his £200 target.

If you would like to donate to Christopher’s Just Giving visit


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