Inspiring mother talks about living with terminal illness


Chatting to Moate native Evelyn Forde Wakefield, you would think the bubbly mother and wife did not have a care in the world.

The mother of two children was in fact diagnosed with Stage 4 breast cancer three years ago and has since vowed to live every day to the full.

As she speaks to Topic, her strength and love of life and for her family shines through, and it’s hard to be unmoved by her warm and caring personality, which is is instantly evident.