Ilkeston dad who battled cancer to marry this week

editorial image

An Ilkeston dad who battled bowel cancer will marry his girlfriend on Friday.

Jamie Cragg, 30, from Cotmanhay, was told he had terminal bowel cancer last July. He underwent a rare form of treatment in March called Hipec and is not undergoing any treatment at the moment. He will have further tests in November.

Jamie, who has gone back to work, will marry girlfriend Lisa Clarke at Ilkeston Town Hall on Friday.