Gary Verity

Daughter of beloved Harrogate dad and grandad who died from brain tumour raising awareness

A North Yorkshire woman is raising awareness of brain tumours after her dad died from the disease. Verity Tobin, 33, from Harrogate, is working with the Brain Tumour Research charity during GBM Awareness Week which began on Monday 18 July. Verity’s dad, Andrew Tobin, 58, died from a glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) brain tumour in July 2021. Verity first realised something was wrong in March 2021 when Andrew, also dad to Dale, 32, and Chris, 40, started having problems with his right leg. Verity, who is preparing to mark the one year anniversary of her dad’s death, said: Dad’s leg would Harrogate Informer…