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Nell Gifford, owner of Giffords Circus, dies of breast cancer
Nell Gifford, the owner and co-founder of the retro-chic Giffords Circus, has died of cancer, it has been announced.She was diagnosed with breast cancer five years ago. After doctors told her earlier this year it had spread and she had a year to live, Gifford continued running between hospital and the circus ring, performing