December 14

All is well in Luke Bourne’s world. He has a busy career in the mines, and is about to start a family with his wife Rachel.

Then he starts feeling extreme pain in his head.

After a harsh couple of night shifts with migraines, it got to the stage where I couldn’t go back to work. A CT scan showed a large tumour in my brain. Luckily my GP had a mentor who was a neurological brain surgeon, and I was booked in for surgery the next week