Sunday, December 13, 2015

10 years on from life-saving liver transplant, Lennox is loving life

Gazette Live | Mike Brown

Lennox Nicholson, of Guisborough, is now 10. He had a liver transplant as a baby

Doctors told family of Lennox Nicholson he had two weeks to find a liver donor or he was likely to die - he's now enjoying life of normal 10-year-old

Funny, cheeky and embarrassed by having his photo taken - meet Lennox Nicholson, the brave battler who ten years ago today received a life-saving liver transplant after an 11th hour appeal.

Lennox was just six months old when his family was told he had two weeks to find a donor liver or he would die.

The vital operation came on December 13, 2005, after a desperate appeal for organ donors made through the Gazette.

Ten years on, Lennox is a normal 10-year-old who loves school, his computer games and walking the family dog Lara. Continue reading


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