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Thursday, September 1, 2016

Golden moment for East Morton transplant patient

Charlie Dyson with Father, Chris
KEIGHLEY NEWS | Alistair Shand

KIDNEY transplant patient Charlie Dyson has struck gold.

The 28-year-old from East Morton has won a gold medal in the British Transplant Games.

And the golfer's success means he will now take part in the world games, being held in Malaga, Spain, next year.

Mr Dyson said his life had been transformed thanks to his father, 56-year-old Chris, who donated a kidney.

"I had kidney problems from birth," he said.

"My first transplant was carried out in 1994 but in April, 2012, I began to be ill again. Continue reading
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