A Penicuik grandmother, who lost her sister to breast cancer, has received a national award from Cancer Research UK.
The charity’s annual Flame of Hope awards acknowledge remarkable efforts in fundraising and volunteering made by people from all walks of life.
Shirley Dolan(72) was named an honorary fellow in recognition of her loyalty and dedication.
The London award ceremony heard how Shirley had worked tirelessly as a volunteer ever since the Cancer Research UK shop opened in Penicuik 25 years ago.
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