The father of a teenage girl who tried to hang herself after being bullied online said she “just wanted to be loved and she wanted to be accepted”.
Adrian Derbyshire, who shared photos of his dying daughter Julia in hospital to raise awareness, said abuse began after she spoke about her sexuality.
Instead of celebrating her 18th birthday last week, “I ended up putting roses on her grave”, he said.
He said there should be more education in school about online bullying.
“I wouldn’t want any other parent to go through what I am