Author Cathy Kelly confirms cancer diagnosis

Author Cathy Kelly Confirms Cancer Diagnosis
The Always And Forever author confirmed the news on Thursday afternoon.
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Irish author Cathy Kelly has confirmed she has been diagnosed with breast cancer.

Sharing the news on X, formerly Twitter, Kelly wrote: "Hello, this is a very different post to my usual posts but I wanted to let you all know that I've been diagnosed with breast cancer.


"I've started treatment and am currently undergoing chemotherapy."

The 57-year-old added in a follow-up tweet: "Thanks to love and support and a brilliant medical team, I'm doing well and you'll be hearing more from me soon."

Referring to her pet cat and dog, she added: "Having lots of cuddles with my gorgeous Scamp and Juno. Also coming soon: chemo hats - the patterns.

"For now, much love, Cathy xx"

Kelly has found international success with her novels, including Woman To Woman, Always And Forever and Homecoming.

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