The Greatest Gift


BBC Wales’ The Greatest Gift - a documentary on the real stories of people affected by organ donation in Wales - features the story of Stuart Russell from Manorbier next week.

He’s been admitted to the Critical Care Unit at the University Hospital of Wales for brain surgery following a stroke.

Tragically, with no chance of recovery, his partner Angela Bradley-Kidd is asked to share his end of life wishes.

Seventeen years previously, Angela chose to donate her son’s organs following a tragic accident, and she now faces the heartbreaking task of saying goodbye and deciding once more to donate her loved one’s organs to help others.

Angie was first confronted with the soul-searching task of choosing organ donation when her son, Charlie Lloyd, lost his life in an accident. Continue reading