FRIENDS of Cockington horse and carriage man Rick Passmore - who is seriously ill in hospital - have been posting their messages of support on social media.
The Herald Express Facebook page has received many messages, some of which are below.
Mr Passmore is in a hospital in London after being struck down by a mystery illness.
Messages include: Robin Davey Aaaah, love that bloke, hope he's ok x
Marcus Freeman All the best....
Michelle Crews Get better soon x
Carol Browning Sending wishes for a speedy recovery
Leonie Carol Rees Sending you healing wishes xx
Marilyn Martin Healing thoughts being sent get well soon.
Cheryl Anne James Get well soon
Tony Holden top bloke is Rick , I hope he pulls through it ..
Gary Hunt All the family thinking of you get well soon x x
Carole Beasley OvertheRainbow CakeDesign Thinking of them all x
David Stacey Get well son .
Sue Slade Get well soon Rick xx
Kristie Morris Get well soon rick cant wait to bring the kids to see you when your back to your happy smiley self u can fight this prayers x x
Chris Hobson hope to see you at the shop again soon Rick!
Liz Skinner My prayers are with u all and a special prayer for Rick . Took my kids on a horse and cart ride there years ago and they still remember the name of horse ( bracken ) so get well soon Rick x X
Garry Bacon Get well soon!
Linda Wise Our thoughts are with you Rick & your family. please get well soon. xx