In 2009, while rehearsing for the stage show Calendar Girls - a piece about cancer in which the actresses have to pose naked for a topless calendar - Debbie was diagnosed with breast cancer.  So great was the irony of the timing, she started writing a diary about her experiences, which was published in two parts in The Independent Magazine. Click on the PDF below to read the full non-edited version.

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