By Obiajulu Chiagoziem
Girls Aloud star, Sarah Harding is dead after a long battle with cancer, as her mother Marie announced on Instagram.
“It’s with deep heartbreak that today I’m sharing the news that my beautiful daughter Sarah has sadly passed away.
Many of you will know of Sarah’s battle with cancer and that she fought so strongly from her diagnosis until her last day. She slipped away peacefully this morning.” Marie wrote.
She further to say that: “I’d like to thank everyone for their kind support over the past year. It meant the world to Sarah and it gave her great strength and comfort to know she was loved. I know she won’t want to be remembered for her fight against this terrible disease — she was a bright shining star and I hope that’s how she can be remembered instead.”
Sarah was an English singer, model and actress. Her professional career began in 2002 when she successfully auditioned for the ITV reality series Popstars.