RuPaul's Drag Race UK star George Ward, known as Cherry Valentine, dies aged 28

RuPaul's Drag Race UK star George Ward, known as Cherry Valentine, dies aged 28

Drag Race UK star Cherry Valentine felt “so privileged” to be able to work as a mental health nurse and help people impacted by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Cherry, whose name was George Ward, tragically died at the age of 28, it was announced Friday (23 September). A statement from Ward’s family confirmed that the drag performer died on Sunday (18 September) and said they knew “how many lives” Ward “inspired and touched”. Ward rose to fame after they appeared …