Stephen Sutton Has Died After His Battle With Cancer

14 May 2014, 12:12

Staffordshire teenager Stephen Sutton who's raised more than £3million for the Teenage Cancer Trust has died.

Stephen's family have post a message on Facebook saying he died peacefully in his sleep last night.

Celebrities like Russell Brand and Jason Manford backed his campaign and he's raised £3.2 million for the Teenage Cancer Trust.

The facebook post from his family reads: "My heart is bursting with pride but breaking with pain for my courageous, selfless, inspirational son who passed away peacefully in his sleep in the early hours of this morning, Wednesday 14th May. The ongoing support and outpouring of love for Stephen will help greatly at this difficult time, in the same way as it helped Stephen throughout his journey. We all know he will never be forgotten, his spirit will live on, in all that he achieved and shared with so many."