'Thumbs up for Stephen Sutton' tribute: Your photos

Thousands of people shared their messages celebrating the life of the cancer fundraiser Stephen Sutton. BBC News website readers have also been sending us their photos.

The 19-year-old, from Burntwood in Staffordshire, launched an appeal in aid of the Teenage Cancer Trust but died this month.

His fundraising total has now passed £4m.

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Bryony Weaver: "Thumbs up to Stephen, thumbs down to cancer. What an inspiration he was and continues to be. Humanity at its best and brightest in these dark times."

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The staff at Creative Software Solutions give their thumbs up. (Photo: Emma Strain)

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Emma Riley (mum of Sienna, pictured): "From one warrior to another, sleep peacefully, you have taught the world so much."

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Amy Humphries: "IHG Global Technology's thumbs up for Stephen. I'm from Burntwood, a small town with a big heart, especially for this truly inspirational young man."

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Phillipa Bennett: "My children Reegan and Flinn Bennett. Stephen was and will continue to be such an inspiration to so many people. Will be sadly missed by so many but his legacy will live on."

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The team at Oceana Hotels wanted to show their support for "such a brave and inspirational guy". (Photo: Andrew Potter)

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