Health appeal

Mark Bannister has been told he is not eligible for treatment for his brain tumour because of where he lives. Mark is pictured with his wife Karen and children Sophie and Thomas G110909-1a
Mark Bannister has been told he is not eligible for treatment for his brain tumour because of where he lives. Mark is pictured with his wife Karen and children Sophie and Thomas G110909-1a

A FACEBOOK campaign has been launched to help save the life of a local Gainsborough man.

Last month, The Standard met Mark Bannister, 37, of Springfield Close, who has been refused cancer-fighting drug Avastin to slow the growth of a tumour due to a ‘postcode lottery.’

To join the group you can visit www.facebook.com/markbannisterappeal