A MUM that was given 6-12 months to stay after being recognized with a particularly uncommon type of most cancers defied all odds and partied at Glastonbury 18 months later.
Eve Lauder ticked off one in all her bucket listing plans by spending six days on the in style music competition at Worthy Farm in Pilton, Somerset, final month.
The 47-year-old was instructed in December 2020 by docs that she would solely have as much as a 12 months left after being recognized with stage 4 goblet cell carcinoma.
Nonetheless, the mum-of-one refused to let the information get her down and has fought on to tick as many experiences off from her bucket listing as she will.
Eve from Weston-super-Mare, Somerset, had already travelled to see the northern lights and climb Mount Snowdon.
However she was over the moon when she managed to safe a ticket from a pal to attend one of many world’s largest music festivals, Glastonbury.
Eve and her pal arrived on the camp web site a day earlier than the competition began to arrange camp.
Superb pictures and video captured Eve having the time of her life as she loved mingling with hundreds of different music followers from internationally.
Talking immediately (FRI), Eve stated: “They stated I had six months to stay as a result of I’ve a particularly uncommon kind of most cancers.
“I made a decision to stay life, benefit from it and assist individuals.
“I used to be provided the tickets by a pal two weeks earlier than as a result of somebody had dropped out.
“There have been so many pleasant individuals. It’s been the spotlight of my 12 months.
“I got here again on an entire excessive. It’s overwhelmed every little thing since my prognosis, simply being there.
“There was a lot to see and do. I wish to return subsequent 12 months, I feel it may be my yearly factor.
“Mainly I’ve to stay on daily basis as it’s.
“Medical doctors say it’s solely barely grown which I say is sweet information as a result of the chemo is working to gradual it.
“I can plan forward sooner or later however simply not too far.
“I’ve simply had a month of three holidays after which Glastonbury so I feel I’m going to have a little bit of a relaxation now.
“What they do say is that if this chemo doesn’t work then that’s it. I can solely use bowel chemo as a result of there’s nothing for goblet cell most cancers.”
Goblet cell carcinoid tumours are a particularly uncommon and aggressive type of most cancers.
It positive factors its identify from the cells which appear to be miniature wine goblets beneath a microscope.
There may be at the moment no distinct treatment within the UK and most cancers doesn’t have its personal chemotherapy remedy.
Eve posted about her expertise on the famend competition on social media yesterday (THUR), writing: “I used to be recognized with stage 4 goblet cell most cancers 18 months in the past.
“They gave me 6-12 months so I jotted down a bucket listing! I’ve lived my life to the fullest ticking off my containers, one massive factor on my bucket listing was Glastonbury.
“ So this 12 months I managed to go. Wow wow wow, what an expertise.
“Everyone seems to be pleasant, pretty and having fun with life. I cherished each minute of it from the music to the meals and the totally different areas to discover, every little thing was thoughts blowing.
“I simply wish to say thanks to everybody who’s pathed I’ll have crossed and assist me take pleasure in my expertise.
“P.S I ain’t going anyplace, this most cancers can do one.”
The put up has now collected over 2,000 likes and tons of of feedback from festival-goers who cherished Eve’s story.
One stated: “Glad you had a good time, thanks for sharing this very private expertise, it’s made me really feel much more grateful for what I’ve.
“And sure, the most cancers can do one, you bought this.”
One other wrote: “Incredible, I’m so glad you bought there and had a implausible time. Sustain the combat, what an inspiration.”
A 3rd replied: “You’re an actual inspiration. Thanks for sharing and I’m so happy you bought to attain one other tick in your bucket listing. I want you all the most effective.”
A fourth commented: “That is wonderful. Truthful play to you, preserve robust and preserve going.”
Since her prognosis in 2020, Eve has devoted lots of her time to serving to others and fundraising.
She has raised roughly £30,000 for Most cancers Analysis and round £8,000 for a neighborhood oncology.