Sharon Gray remembers vividly the moment that inspired her to become a teacher. "I was around five or six years old when I walked into my big sister's classroom. It was the most inviting, interesting, beautfiul environment, and it was the way her teacher enticed everybody. "
When Rachel and Jason Aird from Ellesmere Port took their daughter Tillie to hospital in December they thought that she had nothing more than a water infection. But devastatingly their world was turned upside down when their precious four year old was diagnosed with a Wilms tumour, a cancer of the kidney. Around 80 children are diagnosed with a Wilms' tumour each year in the UK and they are most common in children under five.