Gregor Smith: Talented teenage swimmer dies from meningitis just SEVEN hours after falling ill

Talented teenage swimmer dies from meningitis just SEVEN hours after falling illGregor Smith, 13, died from killer brain disease hours after symptoms aroseFamily and friends have paid tribute to 'cheeky schoolboy' By Emma Innes PUBLISHED: 16:43 GMT, 26 February 2013 | UPDATED: 17:55 GMT, 26 February 2013 A schoolboy has died from meningitis just seven hours after his symptoms first appeared.

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How does it feel to live with a death sentence for 7 months – then find it was a mistake | UPDATED: 22:35 GMT, 20 August 2012 On his 50th birthday in July, post office manager Andy Goode went surfing in Cornwall with his wife Kate, 47, their daughter Rachel, 11, and a group of close friends.