Ed Sheeran helped a young person with an inoperable mind tumour tick off one of many issues on her bucket listing, after she received to see the Good star carry out and even received to satisfy him backstage too.
Sian Reeds had dreamt of seeing the singer in live performance as a part of her bucket listing after being identified with a mind tumour, which is inoperable as a result of location, however initially wasn’t certain if she would be capable of go to the live performance as medical doctors thought she may be too unwell.
She made the journey to Leeds to see Ed earlier this month for her 16th birthday, and the singer got here to satisfy her backstage earlier than the present, even carrying a wristband she had given him all through the gig.
Sian, who was identified with diffuse intrinsic pontine gliomas (DIPG) after attending a routine eye appointment final 12 months and set herself a ‘bucket list’ of issues she needed to attain.
created her personal ‘smile’ bracelets with a purpose to increase cash for mind tumour charity The Indee Rose Belief and was overwhelmed when Ed wore the one she had given him to carry out in entrance of 150,000 followers at Roundhay Park throughout his Divide tour.
Sian has raised over £9,000 to date by promoting 6000 of the bracelets, in addition to ticking off some extra wonderful objectives from her listing.
Her assembly with Ed, 28, who’s taking 18 months off performing following a mammoth two years on tour, happened after her sister messaged his supervisor on Instagram and organized for her to go backstage, the place she and the singer took selfies and chatted collectively.
Sian’s dad, Matthew, mentioned: ‘It was surreal, and brilliant for Sian. We were on Ed’s VIP guestlist and had been backstage together with his supervisor when Ed abruptly popped in out of nowhere.
‘Ed gave my spouse and I a cuddle after which had a chat with Sian about music and took selfies together with her.
‘He was very humble, and asked about her bracelet and then wore it for the whole show – he didn’t have to do this. It made Sian tear up. She will’t cease speaking about it.’
If there was ever a nicer pop star than Ed, we’re but to satisfy them.
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