The equestrian community around the world have been sharing their stories of how Hannah Francis touched their lives, following her death at the age of just 18 years old, after a battle with an aggressive form of bone cancer.

The teenage event rider has left a lasting legacy in the Willberry Wonder Pony charity, an organisation she started to raise money for bone cancer research and also to grant #willberrywishes to people with serious illnesses to have their dream horsey experience.

Here are just some of the tweets posted about the inspirational teenager:

Click here to find out more about the charity Hannah started and to see how you can get involved. 

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Nisha Kotecha is the Founder of Good News Shared. Having worked and volunteered for charities in the UK for over 10 years, Nisha is on a mission to highlight how amazing charities are.