David Beckham pays tribute to Kirsty Howard
Former England captain David Beckham has paid tribute to inspirational Wythenshawe fundraiser Kirsty Howard, who has died, aged 20.
On his Instagram account, Beckham said: “Kirsty has been defying doctors for many years and whilst doing that she has been raising millions of pounds for terminally ill children.”
He added: “It was an inspiration to meet such a brave young lady with so much drive for helping others.
“My love and thoughts go to Kirsty’s parents and sisters as this inspirational young lady will be missed.”