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'Home and Away' actress dies, 32

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'Home and Away' actress dies, 32
Home and Away actress Belinda Emmett has died from cancer at just 32 years of age.

The actress, who played Rebecca Fisher in the Australian soap, was diagnosed with breast cancer in 1998 and left the show to undergo treatment.

According to the BBC she died in a Sydney hospital surrounded by her family, including talk show host Rove McManus, whom she married last year.

McManus posted a message on his website, telling fans that he would not be returning to his show for the time being. It read: "This is a very difficult period for all of us and some time away is the best thing for me right now.

"In the meantime I want to extend my sincerest thanks for all of your heartfelt messages and condolences." Get the Inside Soap magazine on your iPhone or iPad

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