Online fund set up for local boy with cancer

Louis Stevenson Photo: JustGiving
(Last Updated On: December 13, 2016)

Update: The fund has now raised over £3000

People have been donating online to help a local boy who is currently in Bristol Children’s hospital.

Louis Stevenson, 8 attends Sherwell Valley Primary School in Torquay

E. Richards, who started the online JustGiving appeal said:

“We are raising money for 8 year old Louis Stevenson who is from Torquay. Louis has a tumour in his head and spine which has been removed by some amazing doctors, unfortunately what is left is stage 4 cancer. Louis is now at Bristol Children’s Hospital (ward 38) having treatment, normally he attends Sherwell Valley Primary School school in Torquay (along with his 6 year old sister), his favourite things are Spiderman, Paw Patrol and Teddies from Build a Bear, his favourite TV show’s are X Factor and I’m Celeb…


Louis Stevenson Photo: JustGiving

“Anything you lovely people could donate would be fabulous, Louis and his family are normal everyday people from Torquay and now need all the help we can give them. Thank you all in anticipation,”

The fund currently stands at £783 and has a target of £2000.

After hearing Louis is a fan of Paw Patrol, local business Riviera Mascots & Bounce Torbay will be travelling up to Bristol with Viking Warriors to surprise  Louis with a visit from Paw patrol.

Chase will be heading up to Bristol tomorrow

Chase will be heading up to Bristol tomorrow

 To donate to the fund, go to:

For more local news and info, return to our homepage.
You can also join us on our social media pages, follow us on Facebook or Twitter and keep up to date with whats going on in South Devon. Got a news story, blog or press release that you’d like to share? Contact us


Team account for We Are South Devon.