More than £275,000 has been raised for the children of a couple who died of cancer within days of each other.
Mike Bennet, 57, and wife Julie, 50, made headlines when an image was released of them holding hands during their last moments together.
The pair, from Irby in Wirral, died last month.
Their children, Luke, 21, Hannah, 18, and Oliver, 13, told The Times the money raised had given them “financial security”.
The siblings released the picture of their terminally ill parents, prompting an outpouring of support from friends, relatives and well-wishers.
The trio hope to give some of the money to charity.
Luke told the newspaper: “We said it would be nice – we don’t know exactly what the bills are going to be – but it would be nice if we could put a portion of it towards other charitable things.
“Hopefully give back some of the generosity we have received.
“We have …