This Country’s Daisy May Cooper posts heartbreaking message to Michael Sleggs ahead of her wedding

Daisy May Cooper Michael Sleggs
Daisy posted the tribute to co-star and long-time pal Michael Sleggs (Picture: WireImage/Instagram)

This Country star Daisy May Cooper has paid tribute to her co-star Michael Sleggs, who ought to have been a ‘bridesmaid’ at her wedding on Saturday.

Michael died in in July aged simply 33 after being positioned on palliative care due to coronary heart failure, and Daisy posted a heartbreaking tribute on the eve of her wedding day.

Sharing a sequence of images of Michael, she instructed her Instagram followers: ‘It’s me wedding tommorrow and this one was going to be one of my bridesmaids in a white swimsuit.

‘I miss you so much and I will miss you so bloody much tomorrow. Thank the lord for slugs x’

Michael had been a long-time pal of Daisy, and This Country was his solely on-screen credit score, enjoying Michael ‘Slugs’ Slugette.

His character was battling terminal most cancers on the present, however he took to Instagram to appropriate studies that that was what he was in hospital for in actual life.



Michael instructed his followers: ‘Hi friends, as a lot of you are probably aware I’ve spent so much of time out and in of hospital over the previous few months.

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This Country was Michael’s solely on-screen credit score (Picture: Facebook)

‘This last time it was decided I was reaching the end of options so they’ve despatched me dwelling on palliative care to stay out the rest of my days at dwelling.

‘As you can imagine this isn’t the perfect method I needed issues to go and my household are coping with so much of grief.

‘Just wanted to say I love everyone reading this status so much, you have all been such amazing, kind, caring people who have all touched my life in so many unique and incredible ways.’

Daisy normally retains her relationship underneath wraps, however will likely be tying the knot with Will Weston on Saturday. The couple share a one-year-old child daughter.

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