But it was an episode of last night’s EastEnders that took Lisa back to the moment her mother was diagnosed. The All Over singer told her followers on Twitter that the words of EastEnders actress Lauren Branning were similar to the things she said to her mother.
Those words that Lauren on eastenders just said is what I said to my mum when she was diagnosed w/cancer. Heart breaking
— LISA MAFFIA (@Lisamaffiauk) September 22, 2011
Lisa participated in this year’s Race For Life raising £3,575.00, speaking about her mother’s battle she said
It’s made me realise how precious life is… Thinking about the possibility of losing my mum has shown me how important a charity like Cancer Research is and how important events such as Race For Life are.
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