Tributes and donations pour in for baby Brooklyn

Regulars on Spotted Torquay will remember when Baby Brooklyn’s blanket went missing whilst he was in hospital.

With over 1600 shares, Brooklyn’s photo was seen by many in the search for his blanket. Fortunately his blanket was found.

Brooklyn in Hospital with his blanket

Brooklyn in Hospital with his blanket

Sadly, yesterday, Brooklyn passed away. Brooklyn’s mum Jade Drake explained that he had a number of conditions, including epilepsy, polymicrogyria, global learning delay, micra kephlea, impaired vision and brain damage.

Brooklyn Martin James Drake  29.08.14-17.09.15

Brooklyn Martin James Drake
29.08.14-17.09.15

Brooklyn, 1, had been in Torbay hospital since January and passed away there yesterday.

A ‘gofundme’ page has been set up to help with funeral costs. With a target of £600, the fund has raised over £1000 in less than 24 hours.

To view the ‘gofundme’ page, go to: https://www.gofundme.com/634e8nuk

Many tributes have been left on Spotted Torquay’s Facebook page.

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