Anne Nolan Shares Sorrow After Learning She Will Beat Cancer, But Sister Linda Won’t | Celebrity News | Showbiz and TV


Anne Nolan, 69, reached the end of her cancer treatment after she and her sister Linda Nolan, 61, were both diagnosed with the disease within days of each other in April. However, after sharing the heartbreaking news of their diagnoses with fans earlier this year, the Nolan Sisters singers discovered Linda’s cancer diagnosis was terminal after doctors informed her that it was had spread and had become incurable.

Anne has opened up about the devastating news after being able to ring the bell to mark the end of her chemotherapy treatment at Blackpool Victoria Hospital last month.She explained that the moment was bittersweet as she and Linda were unable to celebrate together.

She said: “The chemo was absolutely horrible for me and I was so happy that it was finally over, but at the same time I felt a terrible melancholy that Linda did not ring the bell with me.

“I started my chemotherapy a week before Linda, so she still has a turn to go, but she said, ‘Anne, I’m going to ring the bell, but we all know my cancer will never go away.’

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“Linda knows she cannot be cured, but her attitude is absolutely amazing.

“She doesn’t know if she’s five or 15, but she’s so positive and that’s why she’s going through chemotherapy, to try to contain the cancer.

Linda recently spoke about the side effects she suffered from the chemotherapy during an appearance on BBC Breakfast.

She explained, “I have some side effects from chemotherapy. I have pins and needles in my fingers and toes.


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