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'To know Adelle Keown was to love her' ... tributes paid to cancer teen who touched lives of young sufferers

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Preparing to take part in Children in Need’s rickshaw challenge

Preparing to take part in Children in Need’s rickshaw challenge

Adelle Keown during her treatment for cancer with her mum Leanne, brothers Carter and Aaron, and dad Robert

Adelle Keown during her treatment for cancer with her mum Leanne, brothers Carter and Aaron, and dad Robert

With her twin Aaron

With her twin Aaron

Preparing to take part in Children in Need’s rickshaw challenge

A Co Antrim teenager who helped raise millions for charity has been described as "perfection", after she passed away on Friday.

Adelle Keown, from Newtownabbey, was battling acute myeloid leukaemia and passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family at Belfast's City Hospital last week.

The spotlight fell on the 18-year-old when she took part in the 2019 BBC Rickshaw Challenge for Children in Need which helped raise millions of pounds for the charity.