Sunday 20 August 2017

Bernie Nolan reveals breast cancer

Bernie Nolan is suffering from breast cancer
Bernie Nolan is suffering from breast cancer

Singer and actress Bernie Nolan is suffering from breast cancer.

The 49-year-old was diagnosed last week and told she faces a mastectomy and chemotherapy.

The Nolan Sisters singer told a newspaper: "I'm going to kick this cancer's a**."

Born in Dublin, Bernie spent 20 years singing with her sisters before moving into television.

She appeared in the Channel 4 soap Brookside and played Sergeant Sheelagh Murphy in The Bill, as well as starring in musicals and reality TV show Pop Star Yo Opera Star.

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