Bone marrow appeal for Alex Hannard at Cowes Week


The family of a Hampshire boy who has a life-threatening condition are appealing for bone marrow donors during Cowes Week on the Isle of Wight.

Alex Hannard, nine, from Stubbington, has chronic granulomatous disease (CGD), which affects his immune system, and needs a bone marrow transplant.

His family and the Anthony Nolan Trust are recruiting for the bone marrow donors' register at Shephards Wharf Marina, Cowes.

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