Son’s tragic death spurred Mandy into action

31/03/2011 – Campaigning mum on TV

A Shropshire mum who raised £34,000 for charity after her 11 year old son died of a brain tumour appeared on a TV show.

Dedicated fundraiser Mandy Painter, from Bridgnorth, lost her son, Josh Coates, in 2006 and has since helped to raise thousands of pounds for Starlight.

Full story in Shropshire Star (Mid Wales)