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Norfolk's Stephen Fry Reveals He Has Cancer

Norfolk's Stephen Fry has announced that he is receiving treatment for prostate cancer.

The actor and writer revealed the news in a video message on his personal blog on Friday.

He underwent surgery to remove lymph nodes before Christmas after being diagnosed following a routine check-up by his doctor, who he had booked an appointment with to receive a flu jab.

Surgery is said to have gone well, with doctors telling him: "It's all been got."

Introducing the link to his blog on Twitter, Mr Fry, 60, wrote: "For the last 2 months I've been in the throes of a rather unwelcome and unexpected adventure."

The 60-year-old grew up in Bootle, near Reepham.

He attended Norfolk College of Arts and Technology and also Norwich City College.

He's also an ambassador for Norwich City.

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