Becky Smith, 30, was told that her local NHS Trust would not meet the £23,000 cost of the pioneering treatment, despite it being available for patients in other areas of the country.The ironic twist:
She said: "I feel so let down. I've given my all to the NHS and I could give it another 20 years, doing the work I love. I just need this treatment to give me a fighting chance.But then what do you expect when you put the bureaucrats in charge of health care?
"If I lived in a different part of Britain I would get this treatment. It's a real postcode lottery and it is so unfair."