Husband, father-of-two and West Ham fan Steve Lloyd is living with an aggressive and inoperable glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) brain tumour. Steve has undergone treatment and retired from work on the grounds of ill health. Nine months ago, in October 2014, he was told he had around 12 months to live. Together with his wife Angela, Steve has prepared daughters Bethany, 12, and Chloe, 10, for the difficult times which lay ahead.
“It makes me very angry to think that this horrible cancer affects so many relatively young people like Steve, who isn’t even 40. It seems crazy to think that so little investment is made in this area. Where are cures, where are the medical breakthroughs, where are the clinical trials which could give us that precious extra time?”
Steve’s wife Angela tells his story…